Friends, this is a very personal blog post. One that I took out, almost word for word, from my journal. It’s how I’m feeling right now and I know I’m not alone, especially after seeing this NPR article discussing the exact way I was feeling. This is raw and real. But the beautiful thing is … More How Living Through a Pandemic Reminds Me of Another Time of Loss
Guys, I have a confession…I LOVE this time of year. I mean, the holidays are nice and all. And I’m so thankful to be with family and friends. But I just love a fresh start. I love an excuse to get up and start making changes. What better time to do it than the start … More New Year Feels
If you’ve ever read or watched Eat, Pray, Love, you’ve heard this phrase before. In the memoir, Elizabeth Gilbert explains that she learns this from an Italian who says, “La Dolce Far Niete,” which seems to mean to take pleasure in the stillness and moment of relaxation. In the book, her Italian friends comment that this is … More The Sweetness of Doing Nothing
It all started last year. Following all these health gurus and forever finding fun, healthy recipes, I was seeing matcha everywhere. At first I didn’t really get it…Is it tea? Coffee? What is this magical powder people are obsessed with? I finally decided to try this new drink when visiting a local coffee shop, Odd’s Cafe. They … More 5 Reasons I Switched To Matcha
For as long as I can remember, I’ve always wanted to be a teacher. I grew up with a lot of younger kids around and I loved being their leader and showing them new things. Then one day in sixth grade, one of my teachers approached me and asked if I’d be interested in tutoring … More Why I Don’t Have A Teaching Blog
Hello dear friends, So there’s a lot of talk about self love recently. And just like anything else, people are ready to tell you what you should do to show yourself some love. Take a bubble bath, go for a walk, eat that cupcake. But I’m here to tell you that self love is whatever … More What is self love?
Happy Monday friends! Instead of listing a few of my favorite songs each month, I decided I’m going to start creating a playlist to set the mood of that month. I’ll include some things I’m currently loving and some old favorites. I’m hoping to discover some great new songs on Spotify while also rediscovering music … More February Mornings
Ok, we’ve all been here. In fact, most of us are probably here right now (am I right?). It’s that time on Sunday when we all start to think about the week ahead and all that needs to get done. Not to mention Fall is almost over and now it’s suddenly holiday season. Wut. I … More What to do when you feel overwhelmed