Be Patient With Yourself When You Are Struggling

I'm going through a lot. Please be patient with me. Going through this experience with my mom's cancer has changed me. In some ways, it has taken things from me. One of those things, is often my positivity. In some ways, her diagnosis has made me stronger and made me appreciate life more. But in … Continue reading Be Patient With Yourself When You Are Struggling

Imperfectly Amazing, Just The Way You Are

My one eye closes a bit more than the other when I smile and I spend too much time re-taking photos, trying to keep both eyes open. I talk too much. But other times I don't talk enough and hold in how I feel. I talk fast. So I get my point across quickly. But … Continue reading Imperfectly Amazing, Just The Way You Are

There is Power Within You to Change the World

My entire life, I've wanted to help people. The ways in which I've wanted to help people have changed over time, but that has always been my goal. Whether it be helping reduce homelessness or reduce hunger or improve people's health and wellness, or be a support system for one of my teammates or friends, … Continue reading There is Power Within You to Change the World

Choose Gratefulness Today and Every Day

Thanksgiving has come and gone, and often times our practice of gratefulness has come and gone as well. With Thanksgiving, we feel thankful for what we have, no matter how big or how small. For many of us, we get to spend time with family and friends and eat lots and lots of food, so … Continue reading Choose Gratefulness Today and Every Day

The Power of Saying No

Why is it so hard for us to say no to things that are not good for us? We will have one hundred and one things on our plate, and somehow find the words, “Yeah, of course I can do that”, coming out of our mouths, when we truly feel like we can barely handle … Continue reading The Power of Saying No