One of the many surprising keys to happiness

One of the most impactful things I’ve done over the last few years has been taking on a gratitude practice. It started with a seemingly simple, insignificant process. Using a journal, I would write down three things that I was grateful for each morning. Quick and easy. Some days, coming up with three things to … Read more

Missing…Something? (Part 1)

October 10, 1992, is a date that will live on in infamy for me.  Many of you reading this may not have been born yet.  That’s alright.  It’s not the point.  What is the point?  The point is this:  I lost something very precious and valuable on that day. The problem?  I was so f@#king clueless that I … Read more

Being Positively Negative

Everywhere you look, there are messages about positivity and being a positive person.  These things make it sound like it is so simple to be a positive individual, but I can attest, personally, that the opposite is quite true.  I’ve always liked to think of myself as a positive and optimistic person, and I’ve always … Read more

Marriage: Only The Girls Are Prepared.

I have 6 sisters, so I know and have seen (majorly) only the girls prepared for marriage. This is evident when they find their dream husband and how they go about their wedding preparations, especially the dresses and then looking forward for that perfect pictures to gaze upon years later. They have plans of how … Read more