Repost: I Learned That Courage Was Not the Absence of Fear, but the Triumph Over It. The Brave Man Is Not He Who Does Not Feel Afraid, but He Who Conquers That Fear – Nelson Mandela

Hello hello! Sorry for the total lack of posting over the past few weeks. Things have been busy between a trip to visit my dad in Florida, wedding planning and lots of social activities. To get myself back on the blogging grid, I am sharing with you today an inspirational blog post that I read … More Repost: I Learned That Courage Was Not the Absence of Fear, but the Triumph Over It. The Brave Man Is Not He Who Does Not Feel Afraid, but He Who Conquers That Fear – Nelson Mandela

Monday Mantra #29 – The Right Decisions Aren’t Always Easy Decisions

Hello and happy Monday! I write this post with a blue heart, but a heart that is radiating light and hope. My entire life I’ve had what you could call a complicated relationship with my mother. We were never close; she left my dad, my sister and I when I was just two years old. … More Monday Mantra #29 – The Right Decisions Aren’t Always Easy Decisions

A Letter To My College Self: Take All Those Little Steps!

Dear Bright-Eyed, 18-Year-Old, College Freshman Me, If I could go back and tell you one thing, it would be this: take all those little steps! “What do you mean, ‘take all those little steps?’” you ask? I mean go with your gut and take little steps toward things that will ultimately benefit you so much … More A Letter To My College Self: Take All Those Little Steps!