Do Not Force Things on Others

Don’t force things on others, not lovers, not friends, life paths, conflicts, or family members. Have patience and practice respect in allowing them to choose what they wish to encounter in life, without guilting or shaming them because it does not fit into your own convictions. There is a reason they were not born you….

Monday Motivation

Monday Motivation Word on the street is that Mondays suck and I’m not going to lie, I have felt the traditional Monday angst on a spiritual level. I’m also speaking to my future self on this matter, just in case any of you are wondering, I also struggle with Monday. Something that always helps me…

How I Motivate Myself to be Active

As the weather continues to become warmer, I cannot help but feel more inspired to become more active. My fitness journey is not always consistent but I learned a few tricks that motivate me to get active, even when I lose my drive. Here are some of the ways I motivate myself to become more…

If I Could Escape (Writing Prompt)

If I could escape, it’d be from my current life and I would get on the first plane to Hawaii. I would wake up every morning before sunrise and do yoga on the beach and spend my days wandering the secret shores that the island offers. I would spend my days creating. I would dance…

Awakening

Awakening You were a siren, you were my signal. I searched endlessly for someone like you and then the moment came when I began searching for myself. It wasn’t until I found her that I saw you. It was as if every moment of unworthiness and every heartbreak was moving me in the direction of…

When You Don’t Love the Person You’ve Become, Begin Again.

I hope you rediscover your passion for life and the child-like curiosity to boldly and fearlessly embrace the magic it entails. The years have turned you black and blue and you have forgotten what it was like to live a day without wincing at all the potential blows that could hold the power to finish…

Why I Love Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day, the day dreaded by many, has arrived and with it, there are always mixed feelings. When we were younger, most of us experienced the excitement of picking out and writing Valentine’s Day cards for all of our elementary school classmates. Not only was the excitement there when you found Valentine’s Day cards with…

Racism, Martin Luther King, and Love

Today as I looked for a post to post to my social media page, I came across a lot of quotes from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. As someone who is fascinated with communication theories and the human mind, the structure of his leadership and the example he lead, inspires me. I’ve been watching the…

My Current Music Favorites

I always mentioned talking about my current music favorites and so I finally decided to write a post of all of the songs I currently love. My music favorites aren’t typically a specific genre of music, I appreciate music in mostly all of it’s forms but whatever songs I listen to, have to speak to…

2018 New Year’s Resolutions & Reflections

My plans for New Year’s Eve include snugging into my blanket and refreshing Viki to see if my new k-drama obsession, Just Between Lovers’, newest episode has been subtitled. Long story short, it follows 3 survivors of a mall that collapsed and how their fates are intertwined as they cope with the tragedy 10 years later….

My Favorite Winter Fashion Trends for 2018

Winter fashion is here, bringing new trends to rock this 2018. Here are some of my favorite fashion trends for 2018. 1.) Slouchy Turtle Neck Sweaters Okay, this winter fashion trend isn’t so new but it pretty much goes perfectly with every other winter trend that is out in 2018. You can’t go wrong with…

Happiness

I am not the simplest girl, I want a lot for myself and by a lot, I do not mean riches and glamour. I want to be happy, genuinely happy. I remember in my freshman year of college we were instructed to write an essay about our goals. I wrote an essay about my strong…