Consistency is Key

Today’s blog is coming out a bit later than usual. Partly it’s because I was feeling lazy this weekend and decided to waste my brain away watching Netflix. Also partly because I didn’t have anything to say. But, alas, having nothing to say is how I came up with what to say today. I believe […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Put off Your Hopes & Dreams

I have this idea for a novel. I’ve had this idea for a year. I thought it was a newer idea (think November 2018) but it seems I started writing this novel earlier than that (April 2018). And even though collectively I have around 600 words between my April writing and November writing, I haven’t […]

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What Does it Mean to be Who You Are

It sounds so simple: Just be yourself. But we are first shaped by those who raise us and then we are influenced by our peer group. With all of these external forces shaping us, how can we be sure that who we are is who we are? I don’t have a scientific, researched answer for […]

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Moving Past Minor Inconveniences

What’s a minor inconvenience? It’s an obstacle to a goal that’s annoying but not big enough to stop forward motion – unless you let it. With working out I’m in the middle. I don’t hate it. I don’t love it either. I don’t mind it because I know it’s good for me and my body […]

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{Imposter Syndrome}

You’re an imposter and you know it. Why do you even pretend to know what you’re doing? Everybody knows you don’t belong here and even if they think you do, they’ll soon find out you are out of your element… – Sincerely, Your Thoughts Imposter Syndrome. If we are trying new things we have probably […]

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What are S.M.A.R.T. Goals + A Free Template

I had heard about creating goals using the S.M.A.R.T. planning method a couple years ago and planned to use them in my life but it wasn’t until I took the Power of You course last year with Mel Robbins and her team that I actually used it effectively to complete a goal: creating a newsletter. […]

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Creating a Theme for 2019

I’ve been on vacation for the past two weeks visiting family back home in Louisiana. But now I’m back in Orlando, back to normal life. There’s just one problem: I don’t want to go back to normal. It’s a new week, a new month, and a new year which makes it the perfect time to […]

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Becoming Your Best Self in 2019: 4 Ways to Fortify Your Goals

Today is the last day of 2018 which makes tomorrow the first day of 2019. What will happen tomorrow? Will it just be another day or day one in becoming your best self? I’m not into new year’s resolutions because they are too ambitious; a lot of fluff but no real substance. Everybody seems to […]

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Merry Christmas Eve

Hoping this time of year is stress-free and joyous for you. If not, I hope you remember how amazing and badass you are for making it this far in this crazy year. As for me, I’m home spending Christmas with my family and remembering all I am grateful for.

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The Courage to be Different

When is the first time you remember someone telling you to change who you are? Were you too loud? Too quiet? Were your clothes too bright? Was your personality too much? We fail to see the power in being different when we are made to feel our differences make us defective. I often felt like […]

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