I can honestly tell you, until a little over 15 years ago, these colors were just colors to me. The colors that reminded me of Barbie and My Little Pony. They might have been crayons next to each other in a box or the colors of a gorgeous sunset. So, what do they mean to … Continue reading The Colors Pink and Purple.
I woke up this morning blissfully in the dark. The storm that had rattled my windows in the early hours had passed. It was a new day. A day I was blessed to awaken to, a day I was grateful for my breath and a day I was thankful for those I love being close. … Continue reading You Have No Power Over Me
I have been lucky enough to get to listen to some great speakers and leaders this past week! I received an invitation to the "Self-Acceptance Summit", an exclusive online podcast with multiple amazing speakers, leaders, healers, life coaches, badass people! So I want to share with you all some of the AWESOME lessons learned from … Continue reading A Desire to Know What I Truly Want
There are some days that just suck. No matter how much you try to keep a positive attitude, they just smack you in the face and say, "nope today sucks!" There isn't just one thing that makes it suck but it more feels like everyone got a notice (through ESP in their dreams like some … Continue reading Trying to Keep Positive
You plan for it your whole young life. You think of the dress, the hair do, the bridesmaids dresses, all the details right down to the goody bags. It takes literally years to plan your prefect day. The day that you and your true love become husband and wife. So why does it seem like … Continue reading Is Divorce a New Fad?
I wrote this the other day as I was reflecting on the things I see that are wrong with my body and the things I see that I love about myself. You see, most of us are not IN LOVE with everything about ourselves, but in concentrating on the negative we miss so much of … Continue reading What is Beauty?
So it's fair season and this is one of my favorite things! I love it all and there is NO other fair I would rather go to than my beloved Minnesota State Fair. If you have never been, here are some of the unique things about my favorite fair: The Minnesota State Fair is the … Continue reading Deep Fried and On A Stick!
I am such a different person than I was a year ago. Everything changed August 20th 2016 and I will never be the same. That is the day I found out that my Grandfather, Doug D, passed away. In December of 2015 my Grandpa had fallen and broke his hip. So off to the hospital … Continue reading What A Difference A Year Makes
Gosh, I have been going over what the heck to post for my 100th post. Do I talk about where this blog has taken me in this short time? Do I do a giveaway? Do I just treat it like another post and write about something that has happened lately? I really had no idea. … Continue reading POST # 100!
The word selfish means: "concerned excessively or exclusively with oneself : seeking or concentrating on one's own advantage, pleasure, or well-being without regard for others" So let's break this down. "concerned excessively or exclusively with oneself" Ok, maybe the "excessively" word is not the best but, you should be concerned with yourself. Taking care of yourself … Continue reading SELFISH Is Not A Bad Word