Journal, Motivational

It’s A Dog’s Life For Me.

My mother explained that teddy bear hamsters have an average lifespan of three years. If  I could just keep this hamster alive for three years, they would get me a dog. What I didn't know was that the hamster was already three years old.

Journal, Motivational

Not My Circus, Not My Monkeys.

“Every time you feel yourself getting pulled into other people’s nonsense, repeat these words: not my circus, not my monkeys” And then, just let them go.

Journal, Motivational

Say No To Guilt Trips

Several months ago I made the decision based on doctor’s recommendation to take time off work to heal and recover from a very trying time. Along with my physical trials, I faced emotional trials but, along the way, I’m also learning to stop feeling guilty. I grew up with two VERY hard working parents who… Continue reading Say No To Guilt Trips

Journal, Motivational

Bell – Let’s Talk (Standing Up To The Stigmas Of Mental Illness)

I'm here to listen. You don't have to feel alone. It's OK to ask for help. #BELL #LETSTALK #ENDTHESTIGMA #MENTALILLNESS #ISUFFERTOO

Journal, Motivational

Gratitude Post

It's all too often I turn to writing when there's something upsetting on my mind. Today is going to be different. Today is the day I am choosing to be positive. Here's how: 1. Today is my father's 60th birthday. The man who gave me life, raised me up and kissed my scraped knees better… Continue reading Gratitude Post

Journal, Motivational

#fuck2016

Last year this time I was counting on 2016 to be better than 2015. Despite all my anticipation and excitement, 2016 was a really hard year. That being said, tough times really find a way of teaching us lessons. I don't believe I've come out of this year stronger but I believe that this year… Continue reading #fuck2016

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Sharing Is Caring

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