Taking the First Step

Life is uncertain. None of us know what tomorrow will bring, but if there is something I’m sure of it’s this: “Every journey begins with a simple step” – Lao Tzu And that first step can be the scariest one to take. Some people never ever take the first step to living their best life…

Listen to the Waves

“When you go through deep waters, I will be with you. When you go through rivers of difficulty, you will not drown” Isaiah 43:2 Just like the sea, life moves in waves. We’re either enjoying the high or crashing down. An important lesson we can learn from the ocean is that we’re always going to rise. The hill in this…

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…

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…

Love your skin this Summer

Summer is right around the corner, about time right? Give me all the sun rays! With that being said, it is also always time to protect our skin from those sneaky UV rays. A little “too much sun” can affect our skin in negative ways: -sunburn (ouch, been there done that) -speeds up the aging process…

Beat the “Sunday Scaries”

Lately, I’ve noticed my Sunday nights being extremely predictable. The Sunday scaries usually kick in at around 7pm-ish and I repeat to my partner “I don’t wanna go to work tomorrow, I don’t wanna go to work tomorrow” about a million times. Am I alone here? That sad feeling of having to go to work…

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…

Coffee With a Side of Career Advice

I recently picked up the book “Leave Your Mark” by Aliza Licht. I had heard some hype about the book, and the front cover besides being super cute (god, I’m such a millennial) read” Land your dream job. Kill it in your career. Rock Social Media.” Well, I’ve yet to land my dream job, I…