5 Self Care Ideas that Don’t Cost Money

5 Self Care Ideas that Don’t Cost Money

If you’ve read basically any of my past posts, you know I’m a huge advocate of self care. I’ve even shared some of my favorite self care ideas with you. But I know that term can be daunting, especially if you spend any time at all on social media. It seems like most of what we … Read More

What Blogging Means to Me

What Blogging Means to Me

Every single blogger is different, regardless of niche, town, background, or really anything else. We all have our reasons for joining the not-always-beautiful world of blogging. For some, it’s purely a business decision. They want to be self-employed, or they need a side hustle. For others, it’s more about connecting with people, and sharing something … Read More

Why It’s Okay to Be Okay

Why It’s Okay to Be Okay

I’m sure you’ve heard the saying “It’s okay to not be okay”. And obviously, I completely agree. It’s 100% okay to not be okay. Life is hard, chronic and mental illnesses are hard. And sometimes things just plain suck. There is no shame in struggling or in working through your tough times. In fact, I … Read More

Succeed Now on Personal Development Habits

Succeed Now on Personal Development Habits

Before we get started with the personal development habits you can add into your life I want to share a bit about me and how personal development has transformed my life. Back in my late teens I suffered with severe anxiety and depression. I was seeing a counsellor once a week who recommended the book … Read More

How Therapy has Helped Me

How Therapy has Helped Me

If you read my “7 Things You Might Not Know About Me” post, you may have learned a few things. And you also know that I am all about being open and honest with my readers. Part of that is telling you about the good and the bad, the easy and the challenging. And that … Read More

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

My Favorite Ways to Practice Self Care

My Favorite Ways to Practice Self Care

Disclaimer: In the name of full transparency, please be aware that this “My Favorite Ways to Practice Self Care” 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 just about any of my posts, especially … 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

5 Things to do Before the Summer Ends

5 Things to do Before the Summer Ends

Disclaimer: In the name of full transparency, please be aware that this 5 Things to do Before the Summer Ends 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). For me, summer is all about adventure. Even if … Read More