Y’ALL! I’m crazy emotional right now because of how beautiful the day has been to me. These past few weeks I have NOT been kind to myself. I knew I was hurting & I refused to let myself heal. I knew I needed time to myself & I allowed myself to be consumed with the business… Read More EMOTIONS LIKE WHAT !
Hey loves, As I was speaking to a dear friend earlier, the topic of persevering through obstacles came up. I currently find myself in a tough situation in which I’m constantly repeating a mantra: I gotta keep going. Never stop. Just go. Push. Even if I don’t like myself in the moment. Even if no… Read More Late night thoughts
Hey guys! In 2 days I’ll no longer be a teenager. I know it’s horrible. I’ve been dreading getting older since I turned 19 last year but it’s something inevitable & I’ve come to accept it… I guess. Being an adult with a full-time job, I understand that my birthday isn’t necessarily a “holiday” for… Read More Birthday Weekend Celebrations 😀
Everything in life is temporary… but I rather have temporary happy moments than disappointing ones. Therefore I’ll view every opportunity as a blessing whether the outcome is positive or less than satisfactory, keeping in mind that if it’s good, I should enjoy it as much as I can & if it’s bad, I need not… Read More Everything is temporary
Once in a lifetime opportunities are not to be passed up. It’s sad when some people say they’re not “lucky” or they aren’t as “well off” as others… We all may not have the same blessings but in actuality, we are ALL BLESSED… It’s up to us to seek & realize those plans that God… Read More Grasp Your Blessings
Today I find myself in love with the present. Yes, there are a million things I could complain about. No, I’m not 100% satisfied w/ every aspect of my life. BUT! There are a few things I do know at this very moment…. That I’M: ➞ ALIVE ➞ HEALTHY ➞ LOVED ➞ BLESSED & right now, that’s good enough for… Read More My present declaration.
NEGLECT! I’ve been so busy these days I’ve neglected my site completely 😦 As I have a few free minutes, I said I’d update for anyone who’s been checking & wants to know what’s up. Presently, a lot has been going on in my life… Struggles here & there, mixed with some good opportunities (Thank… Read More Reflection Sunday / Changes.
So today, I was on the move from midday ’til about 3 hours ago. Crissy & I went to see one of my best friends, Jo, before she left for MIA in the morning. It was a bittersweet moment, hence the title of my post. I hate goodbyes. I’ve heard them way too many times… Read More Bittersweet Tuesday
Woooooooooooooooh! My finals are OVER! Thank. You. GOD! I’m so happy to be done with college… These past 2 years had to have been the longest, most trying years of my life. Though my time at college was testing & sometimes very stressful, it was definitely not wasted. I’ve met some interesting people, learned so much &… Read More After Exam Update! / I’m outta college!
Today I love the… Smell of: hot soup on the pot Sound of: Jaimie’s voice on the other end of the phone. Taste of: those buns from the bakery Sight of: my website stats (100+ views today) Feel of: this blanket i’m wrapped up in Good Things about Today: – I got some kitchen cleaning done –… Read More Sunday Roundup.
This is strange. Really strange. Today I learned how to psyche myself into an overly calm state of mind. I can’t say it lasted because my thoughts are racing right now but I did tell myself to chill & I just did. Currently I’m thinking about my “endless possibilities” for change. I’m feeling really strange… Read More Cool, calm & collective Wednesday.
That really was the best title I could come up with today. Somewhat vague I know but the smiley face is an indication that it’s a good “Ahhhhhh” Ha! I’m in a good mood right now for 3 lovely reasons: 1. I spent 10+ hours lazing around in bed, talking to Mr. Jones. I know,… Read More Ahhhhhhh! 🙂 Sunday.
It’s almost Wednesday morning but I’ll update you on my Tuesday this week. So far my mind’s been consumed with thoughts of change… What my next step will be & what I want/need in my life right now. I’m aiming for further simplicity. Why? Because simple is better than overly extravagant. In different aspects of… Read More Hello Tuesday.