Dear Cristina, I hope you’re well. By the time you’re reading this you’ve already survived your first year in your 30s. It wasn’t so scary, right? That’s kind of my hope, that it was less scary than you thought it could be even though you didn’t want to admit it. But don’t grow up too […]
“Moving on is a chance that you take every timeYou try to stay togetherSay a word out of line and you findThat the friends you had are goneForever, foreverSo many faces in and out of my lifeSome will last, some will just be now and thenLife is a series of hellos and goodbyesI’m afraid it’s […]
Some part of me thinks that setting New Year’s resolutionsis a double-edged sword. A resolution is a firm decision to do or not to do something. You know, I guess I feel like that there needs to be a little flexibility because the year go take some unexpected turns. On one hand – we all […]
It’s hard to practice fearlessness, but honestly, if I back down because of fear of the unpredictable or the unknown then I never give myself a chance to succeed or fail organically.
I guess my plan is to continue to make healthy choices to the best of my ability with what’s in front of me, and continue to moderate my behavior because it’s a part of my life now, and this day doesn’t have the power it once did to change that.
“You’ll shoot your eye out.” Not the best movie, but definitely a cult classic that I convinced JP to watch last year. “Seeing is believing, but sometimes the most real things in the world are things we can’t see.” The Polar Express was the first book my grandmother bought me as a child that I […]
Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall. – F. Scott Fitzgerald Far too often we find ourselves thinking about what we don’t have. When we goal set we’re thinking of everything we have to do in order to get where we want to be. When we scroll online, we see […]
Where we live in takes a few minutes to get almost anywhere. We’re close enough to the highway, but not in the city – per say. You’ll hit a few lights. But really, it’s nothing. Maybe enough time to turn on the radio a listen to a few songs if I time getting in […]
Trusting someone means that you think they are reliable, you have confidence in them and you safe with them physically and emotionally. Trust is something two people in a relationship can build together when they decide to trust each other. – LoveIsRespect.Org Last week was the two-year anniversary of taking leave and January will be […]
I’m sorry I didn’t get to the gym when I said I wanted to. I’m sorry that I didn’t eat the food that I pre-made. I’m sorry that I went to bed early and hit snooze a few too many times. I’m sorry I didn’t go faster, lift heavier. I’m sorry I didn’t try harder. […]