Why Vision Board?

Last year for new years eve, my friends and I got together for a vision board party.  It was my first time ever doing a vision board. My friend encouraged me to do one, as she has done them in prior years. Let me start off by telling you what a vision board is. It [...]

Ten Things I Learned Since Graduating High School

Ten Things I Learned Since Graduating High School

I will be attending my tenth year high school reunion this weekend. I can’t believe it’s been ten years since I graduated! Time does fly by. In honor of this occasion, I want to share 10 things I learned since graduating high school. (In no particular order)    Networking. I was social in high school, but [...]

The Art of Failing

The Art of Failing

The art of failing. You might be thinking to yourself there is no “art” to “failing”. Which is true, you either fail or you succeed. Doesn’t get much clearer than that. The art lies beneath on how you react to your failures. I have failed many times. I have constantly put myself out there and [...]

How I try to find light in dark moments

How I try to find light in dark moments

I always knew my family was different. I am the youngest of four sisters.  I started to gain memory when I was about four years old. The biggest childhood memory I have is my father’s alcoholism. My father would drink until he passed out. That wasn't even the worst part. He would get aggressive when [...]

What the heck is confidence?

What the heck is confidence?

We hear from a young age, “you need to be more confident” or “she is just insecure.” What exactly is confidence? According to Google, confidence is “a feeling of self-assurance arising from one’s appreciation of one’s own abilities or qualities”. The truth is that unless you are confident, you won’t truly know what the word means. [...]

How I Start My Day……

How I Start My Day……

Mornings can be the WORST, especially when you are deep in your dreams and the alarm goes off bringing your mind to consciousness. The reality is, your morning routine can have an effect on your entire day. My morning routine can vary from day to day. Usually, after I cook the night before, I'm not [...]

How to change your day

How to change your day

You wake up five minutes late for work. You spill coffee on your blouse, and then you forget that you have a morning meeting. It seems that everything went wrong from the moment you woke up. The truth is that things happen that are out of our control. However, what we do have control of [...]