Normalize Being Kind To Others

I love the work that I do. I get to work with some remarkable young people who want to change the world for the better. I remember when I was their age, I felt so afraid to speak up about what I was going through. I remember having people in my life that I admired … Continue reading Normalize Being Kind To Others

You Deserve To Take A Break

It's okay to take a break. Taking breaks has always been really hard for me to do. Because it is hard for me to take breaks, it becomes hard for me to really and truly relax. This week, we went on our COVID style honeymoon. We were supposed to be traveling through Portugal and Barcelona, … Continue reading You Deserve To Take A Break

Even When It is Hard Hold, Hold Onto Hope

Hold onto hope. A simple statement, that can be so hard to do. This week, my family and I remembered the exact pain and fear that we felt this time last year. This time last year, my mom was being diagnosed with stage 2 pancreatic cancer. This time last year was one of the worst … Continue reading Even When It is Hard Hold, Hold Onto Hope

Feel Your Feelings, But Never Forget Your Worth

Are you an overthinker? I've been someone who overthinks my entire life, which certainly didn't help my anxiety. Over time, I've managed it more, but I still have moments when I can become consumed by my thoughts. I still struggle with the need to meet expectations of others, and those expectations can sometimes fuel my … Continue reading Feel Your Feelings, But Never Forget Your Worth

Despite The Sadness, Seek Out Moments of Joy

2020 has certainly been a difficult year. A sad year. A year full of grief on many levels. A year full of uncertainty. At the end of 2019, no one could have predicted that 2020 would be going the way that it is. So many things have happened in such a short amount of time. … Continue reading Despite The Sadness, Seek Out Moments of Joy