Lessons of a 29-year-old

Where did the time go? In just a few days, I’ll be entering the last year of my 20s. I can definitely say the time wasn’t wasted and I’ve learned many lessons along my journey. 1. Trust the timing of your life When I was younger and in the midst of heartbreak, rejection, or just…

Stay Rooted and Bloom!

I like to think I’m a very adaptable person. My life has taken me to various places and circumstances. and I’ve always seem to have fit right in. In order for me to succeed in all the different stages of my life, I’ve had to plant some roots. My roots are my foundation, and the…

My Better Half

On Sundays, I like to express gratitude for all of my blessings. Normally, I practice gratitude every day, but sundays are the perfect day to be extra grateful. My life is nowhere near easy but being grateful keeps me grounded and shifts my perspective to a positive one. My better half and I have been…

Sunday Reflections

I love the idea of a “Sunday well spent brings a week of content.” As the last day of the week, Sunday’s are usually a day to rest, relax and reflect. My Sunday’s are looking a little different these days. For the first time in three years, I’m working on weekends but that’s not stopping…

Dreams do not work unless you do

You know that moment when your surfing through Pinterest, and you stumble upon a quote that describes your current situation perfectly? That’s exactly how I feel with the  quote “Dreams Don’t Work Unless You Do!” I’ve always had the dream of being a Journalist. I went to school and received my bachelors in Journalism but…

Living my Best Life

These past few weeks have been quite lively. There’s been celebrating, grieving, traveling, and spending quality time with my friends and family. With so many diversions, I rarely paused to take a minute to check in with myself. As an “outgoing” introvert (yes, we exist,) I need alone time to check in with my energy…

Mama is the Best

I’ve been so blessed to have the most amazing mother in the world and I’ve also been super lucky to be surrounded by the best mother figures. There are so many reasons why mother’s are the most amazing beings in the planet but I’ll leave you with four here: 1. They bring another life into…

10 Reasons to Be Happy

There’s ALWAYS something to smile about. In my life, I have found that I can’t stay grumpy for very long. For one, frown lines aren’t sexy and being a grump isn’t fun. So, whenever I feel like the world is against me, I think about all the reason why the world is for me. #BLESSED…

Living Colorfully

This April, I have decided to stick with this mantra: “Let Love In” It’s very easy for us to beat ourselves down and feel as though we do not deserve the love we receive. But that self-deprecating thought is so far from the truth. We DO deserve all the goodness and blessings that comes our…

Introversion or Shyness?

Are you that person in work meeting, who doesn’t contribute new ideas right away? I can be! I definitely like to process any new information I’ve gained and come back with ideas later in the day then at the end of work meetings. If this sounds like you then you are probably a work introvert….