Every morning, I wake up and I meditate, and I choose an affirmation that reflects my feelings and I carry it with me throughout the day. No matter my emotion, whether I’m sad, angry, or even in a really great mood, I repeat my affirmation in my head throughout the day to give myself a… Read More Affirmations for Your Mood
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Except.. buying gifts is really expensive, and am I supposed to buy a gift for my mom’s new boyfriend? And how much food should I cook for Christmas Eve? Is anyone at least bringing dessert? I shouldn’t eat dessert anyways, I gained 10 pounds since last Christmas.… Read More How to Handle Holiday Stress
Today is Thanksgiving so I want to keep this post short and sweet. What better topic to write about on Thanksgiving than gratitude? If you keep up with this blog, you know I make gratitude a large theme and that it is very important to me. The past few months for me have been extremely… Read More Be Thankful
Be the change you want to see in the world”- Gandhi It’s time to make a difference. We live in a world where self-deprecation is funny and being depressed is relatable. Society encourages us to put ourselves and others down and to feed into negativity. How do we stop these behaviors if this is what… Read More Be the Change You Want to See in the World
“Just be yourself” We hear this golden advice over and over again. It’s the key to building healthy relationships, it’s the key to attracting the perfect job, it’s the key to our overall happiness. But what does it really mean to “just be yourself?” We’re in a world where everyone either tries hard to fit… Read More “Just Be Yourself”
Each year we grow older, we grow wiser as well. There is so much to learn about ourselves and the world. Every day of life we learn more and more. Over time, we learn valuable life lessons that better who we are. Over my 21 years of life I have learned many valuable lessons. Here… Read More 21 Lessons I’ve Learned in 21 Years
July has always been my favorite month of the year. Granted- I’m a bit biased, as it’s my birthday month. Still, there are so many incredible things that come with July. Sunny weather, barbecues, and even the 4th of July. America is flawed and is by no means a perfect country, but there are many… Read More 4 Reasons to Be Grateful on the 4th of July
Yoga provides even more benefits than you think. Not only is yoga a challenging workout that will help with your flexibility and strength, but yoga is an exercise like no other. Yoga can have an incredible influence on both your physical and mental health, providing spiritual benefits you may not be able to achieve from… Read More 8 Ways You Probably Didn’t Know Yoga Can Benefit You!