Self-Care

Too Good to Be True

Too Good to Be True

I accepted a dream gig on Monday, but wouldn’t allow myself to feel joy. ⁣

My head was all, “YES GIRL YES” while my heart was all, “We’re not celebrating this because ⁣ Continue Reading

Self-Care

Mammogram Results

I waited longer than a year and I’m not proud of that lapse in judgment. 😢

Mammogram Results

BUT I showed up bright and early, got a cape (yes, girl), and got that annual mammogram check-up taken care of. The whole process took 7 minutes. Continue Reading

Self-Care

Why Living in Lack Doesn’t Work

Lack.

I grew up knowing and learning the ropes of lack. There was never enough of anything. Money (always the biggest one), healthcare, food, things…there was “never enough.”

Why Living in Lack Doesn't WorkAnd it was always the other person’s fault. The reason why we never had anything, that is. Other people were richer and had limitless opportunities handed to them. They wronged us just because they were them.

So we filled in the holes with complaints, bad decisions, and bitterness.

After I grew up and had (I thought) undone many of the habits of lack from my childhood, I experienced lack in a new way.

It was a lack of time, attention, and “love.” There was “never enough.”

I did not know this lack because it was impossible to know. It was impossible to learn. Because it was impossible. Continue Reading

Inspiration, Self-Care

Back to Travel

Back to TravelIt’s been about 6 months since I’ve jumped on a plane for work and damn it felt good to be back exploring the world, meeting new people, and LIVING. 💫