Were You a Victim? Most of us have been There are swaths of humans walking the planet who have been victimized by someone or something. I include myself in this category and will use my experience to explain what it means to have a victim mentality. I was mercilessly bullied as a child. I have… Continue reading Become a Survivor & Drop the Victim Mentality!
How to move from emotional pain to grace. A blog on self-care, growth, and empowerment.
Every act of kindess helps define who you are. Read this blog and enjoy a story of personal selflessness.
I Was Told I Couldn't Write. A day came that I was told that I wasn't an effective writer. Those few words ripped me open. I felt like an American Idol contestant who sang her heart out only for Simon Cowell to cruelly say, "get a new life." Damaging Self-Talk. I walked around like a… Continue reading Why I Started a Blog
Let's Get Real Unless I tell you about my own brokenness, you won't believe me when I tell you that there is no such thing as broken. I've felt broken many times, but for the purpose of today's blog, I'll recount one specific episode in my life. Flashback: 2010 In 2010, I was happy. I was… Continue reading I’m Broken…And Other Lies We Tell Ourselves
How to Get People to Like You The answer is simpler than you think. Getting along with people is a necessary life skill. Being kind to people you dislike is actually even more important. Here are three bulletproof ways to be likable in all situations: ONE - Have Integrity Always remember that your reputation walks… Continue reading Three Surefire Ways to Get People to Like You
Adulting is a Thing. Embrace It. Don't believe the provided image. It's a lie. Let's talk about #adulting. Children are asked from an early age what they want to be when they grow up. I'm about to shatter that question for you because it is the WRONG question. The right question is WHO do you want… Continue reading What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up?
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