Let's jump into some insecurities of mine real quick. Feeling like I am under-qualified for everything, like I'll never be good enough, and I don't deserve good things. Wow, Yeah. At what point do we start telling ourselves these lies? Just because we aren't the best at something doesn't mean we aren't good at it. … Continue reading Shift Happens
Everyone goes through some sort of trauma in life. We have physical, mental, and emotional experiences that hurt us and cause pain. During the hard times it is often difficult to know how to help those we love. Is a phone call too much? Not enough? Should we stop by? Do they want space? And … Continue reading How to Deal with People: 101
SO... I guess this is long overdue. I haven't posted in a while mainly due to the fact I haven't been able to type because apparently when you turn 30 everything starts to fall apart. Well, I am back!!! I have so much stirring in me to write about! Let's dive in... God, where are … Continue reading Talk
Why are we so prideful in the containment of expressing our true feelings? I ask myself this a lot. We say we are authentic, yet we lack the true intimacy which real connections are meant for. Love isn't love if it doesn't embody the characteristics of its namesake. I want to love like God has … Continue reading just let it happen.
As a millennial, I hear so many of my peers and their friends talk about "DREAM BIG". It's become a mantra of a generation. I can not help but to wonder how shallow are our dreams? How much do we believe in dreaming? Is it just a cute phrase to you or a lifestyle? Dreaming is … Continue reading Don’t forget to run…
TRIGGER WARNING: this article talks about suicide. Honestly, we or someone we know has been affected by suicide. It's a heavy topic, yes, but IT MUST BE TALKED ABOUT. It's never the time to sweep it under the rug. If we want to be honest, I am sure it's crept into your mind at … Continue reading Selfishness vs Compassion
Hey guys! This next post you are about to read really hits home with me. The guest writer is my sister-in-law. I have known Ashley since 2013. We became friends and then family. She is an amazing creative!!! She is a hairstylist, dog mom to my nephew Gunner, sign painter, baker of amazing cakes, and … Continue reading I am not my Diagnosis
Jumping right in... I started this blog for myself. Its intensions were to be a safe place for me to write, process, and heal. I have never cared if 1 person or 100 people read what I had to say, it is simply out there and available. That being said, I have had a great … Continue reading Write it all out…
Sometimes i feel trapped inside my skin. I get this pressure in my chest like something inside wants out. I want it out! Everyone says, "just let it go!". Honestly, if I knew how I would. If only it were that easy. I'm pretty good at holding on to things. Not letting my emotions out. … Continue reading Hello, Anxiety, my old friend.
I am an overthinker. I will have multiple conversations with all the various outcomes in my head before I actually speak to someone. I will think of all the ways something can go horribly wrong, or gloriously right. Made up scenarios give birth to my anxiety. This is me. I can't take a compliment to … Continue reading If not for Love.