15 Affirmations for a More Positive Day

15 Affirmations for a More Positive Day

Disclaimer: In the name of full transparency, please be aware that this affirmations post may contain affiliate links and any purchases made through such links will result in a small commission for me (at no extra cost for you). If you’ve read any of my recent lifestyle posts, especially my “For Anyone Struggling with the … Read More

For Anyone Struggling with the Unknown

For Anyone Struggling with the Unknown

Disclaimer: In the name of full transparency, please be aware that this “For Anyone Struggling with the Unknown” post may contain affiliate links and any purchases made through such links will result in a small commission for me (at no extra cost for you). I’ve always been a major planner. Spontaneity is not my jam. … Read More

5 Things I Learned in Grad School

5 Things I Learned in Grad School

Disclaimer: In the name of full transparency, please be aware that this 5 Things I Learned in Grad School post may contain affiliate links and any purchases made through such links will result in a small commission for me (at no extra cost for you). Something crazy is happening today. I’m officially graduating from grad … Read More

What NOT to Say to Someone with Chronic Illness

What NOT to Say to Someone with Chronic Illness

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7 Ways to Have a Better Day

7 Ways to Have a Better Day

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5 Life Lessons Learned This Week

5 Life Lessons Learned This Week

This week has been insane. A freakin’ roller coaster of emotions and adventures and lessons learned. This week started in Bryce Canyon Utah. As you know, my body hasn’t exactly been functional lately, but on Sunday, it allowed me to hike in some of the coolest country I’ve ever seen. Walking around giant hoodoos and … Read More

5 Lessons My Plants Have Taught Me

5 Lessons My Plants Have Taught Me

Anyone who knows me, or has been following me on Instagram long enough, knows that I have a slight obsession with plants. I basically can’t go into a Home Depot or any kind of garden store without buying a new plant baby. Oh, by the way, I call them my plant babies. You know that … Read More

Chronic Illness Side Effects No One Talks About

Chronic Illness Side Effects No One Talks About

It’s no secret that being sick sucks. Whether it’s the flu, a cold, or a chronic illness, it’s never fun. But just imagine having to deal with those symptoms day in and day out, with very little (if any) relief. On top of all of that, you look totally “normal”. Not only are you not … Read More

A Judgement Journey (with Walnut Milk Memory Latte Recipe)

A Judgement Journey (with Walnut Milk Memory Latte Recipe)

Have you ever tried something and had people look at you like you were nuts? Have you ever looked at what someone else was doing, wearing, or saying and think “why on earth…?” We’ve all done it. We’ve all judged other people’s’ decisions and the way other people live their lives. Honestly, I do it … Read More

Wellness Lessons from the Chronically Ill

Wellness Lessons from the Chronically Ill

Have you ever had to choose between your mental health and your physical health? What I mean by that is, have you ever decided to do something (or not do something) that would improve your mental wellness but harm you physically (or vice versa)?  I believe everyone, whether aware of it or not, has had … Read More