SURPRISE!

I can remember on my 12th birthday, my mom planned a surprise party for me at a burger restaurant in town. We arrived to the restaurant only to find all my best friends already sitting outside with a birthday party ready for me! I screamed and couldn’t believe it!! I was totally surprised, and it […]

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YES, OPEN HANDS.

Each day is unpredictable. We may have plans or think we know what is going to go down, but truly, we are not in the driver’s seat of this thing we call life. Recently, God has shaken up a lot of my agendas in order to teach me something so powerful – why it’s important […]

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PARADISE.

Recently, I’ve been hearing more and more people talk about the Enneagram, a personality assessment that describes your core fears and desires, leading you to help understand what motivates you and why we feel how we feel. I am a Type 7 – meaning I’m an enthusiast, or as one resource put it, the entertaining […]

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CYCLING.

Tonight is just one of those nights where life finally slowed down and I get to reflect on something I am so thankful for. Something that has completely transformed my life in so many ways. Something that has brought me to the strong, empowered woman I am today. CYCLING Now, for those of you who […]

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LETTERS.

I believe we should all write more letters. Hand-written letters. In a world inundated with technology and texting where yes, you can save moments of encouragement and love with a screenshot, having something hand-written is even more precious than it was before. And let’s be real…I’m way more likely to lose a screenshot on my […]

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GROUNDING.

Last December, upon entering 2017, I did an exercise where I came up with a word I wanted 2017 to be centered on, and that word was support. My aim was to seek more support for myself and to be a bigger support to others. Looking back on this year, I can confidently see how […]

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Enough

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!! or Tranks-giving as I like to refer to this holiday at my house hehe. This morning I woke up to my daily text from Shine…cue plug for Shine below ↓↓ Shine is an awesome, encouraging, thought-provoking resource that sends you a text every weekday with a quote and an article to start your […]

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