Check Yourself for Toxins

I can recall being younger and seeing that my grandmother always had a garden. She loved plants and flowers and would sometimes grow vegetables that she would use to cook with. One of the reasons I want a house is to recreate that garden and to grow my own produce. Every so often her plants…

Just Coworkers or Friends: A Few Ways to Tell the Difference

I’ve had MANY jobs these past few years and I’ve met some great people. For a long time I felt that to make a connection with someone, was to make a friend. If my coworkers and I made a connection, got along, or even had similarities, it was the start of a friendship. It wasn’t…

Unwarranted Opinions: No One Asked You

Lately I’ve been struggling with accepting opinions from others. I’m usually pretty good at ignoring negativity but for some reason I feel the need to say something and it’s not always nice. I believe it’s annoying for me when it’s an unwarranted opinion from a person whose point of view I don’t value or care…

Being Unhappy With Self: Self Image

I was suppose to make this post last week but life happened and the post never did. It went by so fast I almost forgot about it and started on a new topic. Despite the setbacks, I’m here and ready to engage! Now this topic can be touchy but is important. The way you view…

Being Unhappy With Self: Lack of Wealth

I believe this is a topic that never gets old. Money is said to be the root of all evil but appears to be the solution to all problems. Money brings about happiness, right? Of course we know that’s wrong, but having money can aid in that happiness. Wealth can get you in high places…

Being Unhappy With Self: The Single Self

So I’m going to make this a three part series because I have a lot more to say on this topic than I thought. I started out making a post and it was beginning to get too long so I figured I would focus on each topic on a post by itself. I hope that…

Who’s In Your Corner?

Im late on getting this post out but I had to take a mini vacay for some much needed away time. I thoroughly enjoyed myself and the fact that I have good people in my corner topped it all off. I’ve been so overwhelmed by my own thoughts and ideas for reaching my goals that…

Pleasing Others Won’t Please Yourself

Now this isn’t something I had too much of an issue with when I was younger, but now that I’m getting older I’m becoming more self-less believe it or not. I’m always wondering now how I can be of help to someone else whether it be friends, family, or strangers. I began to notice that…

It’s Okay to Rest. Your Body and Mind Needs it.

So let’s talk about something that has weighed heavy on my heart for quite sometime and it wasn’t until a recent conversation that I was able to find relief. So my sister Brittany came to visit me a month ago and after hanging out all day we were naturally tired. At this time I was…