Self Care Tips

©  (scroll for a list 😊) Lately, my eyes stay heavy while my heart is full of emotion. I constantly aspire to make the most of every day by ensuring that I complete a certain set of tasks. Whether it be school-based, as it was during this past semester, when I took five online classes,…

February​ Blessings

Good news! February was much better to me than January was. While it was, primarily, school-based, I took the time to immerse myself in the little joys every day. Because January was so anxiety-provoking, I really needed time to regather and I think I did a good job of achieving the balance I needed in…

January Blessings

©  January was a month of intensity. There was happiness, there was stress, and there was a lot of mixed emotions. I am glad that it was a month full of accomplishment and I hope to continue down that path as 2018 progresses. While I enjoyed January, I am hopeful that February will be kinder…

Life Update

©  “May the Lord lead your hearts into a full understanding and expression of the love of God and the patient endurance that comes from Christ” – 2 Thessalonians 3:5           I begin looking through old blogs as I reflect on changes and elements of growth that have occurred recently. I notice…

Eight Lessons to Bring With Me Into TwentyEIGHTteen!

©  The last few days of December 2017 allowed me to immerse myself in a strange, but somehow delicate, balance as I accomplish mini goals that I have put off throughout the year. From the basis of organization, I have allowed myself to clear my surroundings of old patterns, to record my thoughts, and to…

🌻 Face the Sunshine 🌞

/ I just need some time in a beautiful place to clear my head /       © A quality day consisted of sunflowers, Ed Sheeran, country roads, ice cream, and green tea. I am so blessed to have a day that helped me see the beauty in life through such memorable occurrences. As…

“Wherever you are planted, bloom with grace” 💐

    © Some days it’s raining, and you feel the raindrops fall down your cheeks; you dream of a peace buried deep within your heart.      It is said that “The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.”  ~ Psalms 34:18      The mustard seed faith…