Picking up an old hobby can be quite refreshing. In Chicago, I used to do Aerial Silk and Aerial Yoga. I have been looking for a place to continue this practice for two years. Today I reflected back on my first Aerial class and to where I arrived now. I admit I am very rusty,… Continue reading Movement Monday!
Where is the fine line between a woman dressing classy vs trashy? I remember having a heart to heart with my good friend Walter, as he tried to mentally prepare me for my move to Miami. He warned me that the Miami culture is totally different from Chicago. That I would be surrounded by people… Continue reading A Woman’s Worth
I'm smart. I read well. I can do math at a high level. I'm talented in multiple fields of art, music, and communication. I understand conceptual problems with relative ease and enjoy good philosophical exercises. However, paperwork, emails, and essays give me anxiety. Missed text messages and interpersonal conflict can keep my mind tied up… Continue reading What is Normal Anyway? (High Functioning Mental Illness)
What is your purpose in life? Can you envision yourself there? How bad do you want that dream? Are you willing to makesacrifices? What are your short/long term goals? What are you doing on a daily basis to get there? We live in a generation of instant gratification. This has caused us to become irritable,… Continue reading Trust the Process
I've been writing consistently about various topics for around six months. I've tried different names and writing styles. I've produced a good amount of content to various results. One of the comments I've heard the most is how do I do it? How can I become a blogger? I have a couple of tips from… Continue reading My Personal Lessons to Potential Bloggers
Growing up is somewhat blindsiding. You expect things to be one way and then the sheer weight of the world starts to press back harder than you expected. There are so many things that I wish I was taught while growing up instead of learning things the hard way. Last week's post focused finances and things… Continue reading If I Knew Then… Pt. 2 (Growing Up)
Today, I decided to have today's thought front and center for everyone to see: SHARE YOUR STORY. I started writing when I was super young. I didn't have many close friends and I didn't really feel too comfortable in my skin. I hating speaking in public because everyone always made fun of my lisp. I was… Continue reading Tell Your Story
I was talking to one of my best friends a few days back and he brought up the idea of preparing for the future. We consistently talk about laying foundations for our futures. This thinking manifests in our hobbies, careers, interpersonal relationships, clothes, and habits. Eventually we ended on grand scale thinking, legacy, and what they… Continue reading What are you doing to Today to prepare for your Tomorrow?
Today is the second post inspired from a conversation with Melinda Anderson @mdawriter and Lauren Michelle Allen @MichelleHux . Thank you again for the chance to get my thoughts out. If you want to see Part 1, click here Be Honest: The worst thing you can do in any field of your life is lie.… Continue reading Letter to My Daughter (Part 2)