Music Monday: A Memorial

In honor of my sister's birthday and her unique nature, I am going to do my first "Music Monday"- on a Tuesday because that is what she would have wanted. The following are songs that either flood my mind with memories of our time together, or songs from her playlists on our shared Spotify account … Continue reading Music Monday: A Memorial

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Six Month Update

I haven't updated on here in quite some time, and now that it has officially been six months since the biggest change of my life, I felt it was finally time. Six months ago, I left everything I've ever known to start a new life- my married adult chapter, I like to call it. During this … Continue reading Six Month Update

Blank Slate: Lifestyle Minimalism

A little less than one year ago I began my journey into a simple lifestyle by diving headfirst into the world of de-cluttering and minimalism. (Read about the beginning of my journey here). Today, I would like to reflect on that simple choice and how it has grown into a lifestyle, and talk a little bit about … Continue reading Blank Slate: Lifestyle Minimalism

Happiness VS. Peace

This post has been a long time coming because the difference between happiness and peace is so extremely significant, yet so underrated and misunderstood that I really wanted to discuss it on here. Happiness is an emotion. It is a mood, such as sadness, anger, frustration or confusion. Like all feelings, it comes and goes … Continue reading Happiness VS. Peace

4 Feel-Good Faves

For the first time since my life took a drastic turn into marriage over two months ago, I feel like my Self- content exactly where I am and excited for all that the future holds. In light of this change in perspective, I wanted to share four of my current feel-good favorites, some of which … Continue reading 4 Feel-Good Faves

The Happiness Habit

Just like you cannot change the past or predict the future or control what others think, you also cannot control anything other than yourself. Everyone in the world wants to be healthy, loved, & successful, but most do not feel that they are, and even when they are, happiness is not guaranteed. Although it is perfectly okay to … Continue reading The Happiness Habit

Free-Spirit Friday

I wanted to wait a while for things to fall back into place before I posted another update, but I feel like there is no time more perfect than now because I am finally feeling like my true Self again! During my meditation this morning, I noticed I was feeling sad, which is okay because … Continue reading Free-Spirit Friday