2016 Recap: Hello from Thailand

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It's been almost a whole year since I updated this thing! Oowee. Lots has happened since my last post in January--life's been moving fast! But I finally feel like things have settled down enough to give this site some time again. ♥ Revisiting my last post, I can't help but smile & give myself a lil … Continue reading 2016 Recap: Hello from Thailand

Resolutions are for Suckas…What are Your *Intentions* for 2016?

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I mentioned earlier that my New Year's resolutions aren't exactly things I expect to have completed by year's end...and I questioned if it even counts as a resolution in that case.  But it got me thinking. New Year's resolutions get a bad rap--"Only about 8 percent of people keep their resolutions all year long". Seems that … Continue reading Resolutions are for Suckas…What are Your *Intentions* for 2016?

Get Yourself A Mentor!

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Are you guys into podcasts? I mentioned before that I'm a girl who likes to surround myself with positive energy & upliftment. And as you all know, that's a constant battle in a world of wars, discontentment, and disharmony. So podcasts, along with positive Instagram accounts, meditation audios, thoughtful articles, etc. are the many ways … Continue reading Get Yourself A Mentor!

I’m Not Here for the Anti-Muslim Agenda

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Question: Have you ever seen a photo like this?  I was scrolling through Instagram, and couldn't help but pause on this photo. I examined it for a while wondering why it had pulled me...why was I drawn to it? And I realized I've never seen a photo like this of Muslim U.S. servicemen!   How?! … Continue reading I’m Not Here for the Anti-Muslim Agenda

Pretending I Died Might’ve Been the Best Thing I’ve Done This Year

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I'm starting this post with some weird advice... Pretend you're dead. (trust me on this one) Probably one of the weirder suggestions you've gotten on a Monday morning. But I encourage this as an activity. Pretend you've died, and write your obituary. Doing this quickly became one of the most transformative exercises I'd ever done.   I'd … Continue reading Pretending I Died Might’ve Been the Best Thing I’ve Done This Year