It's so important to take care of yourself. Mentally, physically, spiritually, emotionally... in every way possible. Put yourself first always. I knew that I needed to start dedicating more time to myself in order for me to finally obtain happiness. Mentally: Every time something bad happens or something doesn't go as planned/my way, I make … Continue reading Taking Good Care of Yourself
Your little hands wrap around my finger It was then that I understood how a heart can grow in size, even for something so little. Outside, the sun has just risen, the beams of light shining on your delicate face. I softly hum lullabies to you in the quiet. There was one thing that … Continue reading A Sestina- for my nephew
I've always wanted to travel. I think it's the experience that is so alluring to me- learning new cultures, meeting new people, getting to see different environments. That's why I always keep my eye on flights. This year I was able to go to New York City, California, Gatlinburg, Florida, and Colorado. I made a … Continue reading My Trip to Colorado – costs, travel tips, etc.
Though you might think that I am weak, I am the thunder in the morning that wakes you, and I am the breeze that kisses your cheek. I am built of golden hair, impulsive tattoos, rosy cheeks, poetry, and I know who I am. I am resilient like a rooted tree in the middle of … Continue reading Self Love Poem.
Reminiscing on my summer of travels. I traveled to California, NYC, Saranac Lake, Gatlinburg, Florida, North Carolina- and I can’t choose a favorite. It was so magical to find the little treasures within each place. To think that people lived there. Memories happened there. Each person who calls that place their home has a local … Continue reading “Don’t Judge a Book by its Cover”
First off, change in general is overwhelming and terrifying. For most people anyways. I am one of those people who see change approaching and automatically break into a sweat and think about everything that is going to be different. Starting college is a huge change. You go from being in one building filled with the … Continue reading Tips for First Year of College
cre·ate krēˈāt/ verb to bring (something) into existence. I believe one of the main reasons I was put on this earth is to c r e a t e . To create a life of happiness and passion. To bring light and creativity into existence for others and for myself. My whole life i’ve been … Continue reading The Meaning Behind My ‘Create’ Tattoo
Obviously, I have a passion for writing. This didn’t just come up out of the blue though. I’ve actually been scribbling out words in diaries and journals since I was a little girl. I fill the pages with my deepest thoughts and secrets, lessons that i’ve learned, letters to God and other impactful people, … Continue reading Reasons Why I Journal
I sit here in front of the screen and type sentences that I think only make sense only to me. I continue to delete them all and start over, over and over again. I think it's because most of the time, I'm writing about my thoughts and feelings, and I'm like, 'who would want to … Continue reading Anxiety
Update on my mind: Truthfully, every time I sit down in front of this big white screen, I just get discouraged and intimidated. I think that sharing your deepest and darkest thoughts with the internet takes a lot of guts, boldness, and courage and sometimes I feel like I might not have any of those. … Continue reading Depression/Anxiety: How I’ve Been Coping