There are SOOOOO many buzz words that are popular right now to describe the things that we would like to accomplish in the new year. Some people still call these “resolutions” which is a somewhat dated, but widely used.  Some people simply create yearly goals for themselves. However, lately the word “intention” has been highlyContinue reading

   Growth Mindset Vs Fixed Mindset is Nothing New We float along in our careers, relationships, and personal matters subconsciously writing a narrative for our lives. We paint our strengths, weaknesses, likes, dislikes, and quirks through these stories. Then one day, something happens that totally rattles the foundation of everything we believed that story toContinue reading

The List: Rediscovering Joy as a Working 20 Something

The other day, I found myself in my car, sitting in the parking lot of a crowded grocery store wondering when life became so routinized. My weeks have become bogged down with work, eating, sleeping, and doing it again. Meanwhile, my weekends have become laundry, cleaning up the mess that has accumulated throughout the weekContinue reading “The List: Rediscovering Joy as a Working 20 Something”

Diary of a 20 Something: Chit Chat about Vlogging, Relocating, and Re-Branding

I haven’t blogged in so long and that is partly because I’ve been thinking about the re-branding of the blog. I want to be real with people and show readers that so many 20-somethings go through some of the same things and that none of us is alone. Teaching people how to become a slightlyContinue reading “Diary of a 20 Something: Chit Chat about Vlogging, Relocating, and Re-Branding”

5 Ways to Navigate Feeling Lost in Your 20’s

All week, I have been planning on writing a travel post about relocation and why I have relocated twice since I graduated from college. That post will definitely come later if people are interested. But, my intuition told me to write this post because of where I am currently. I thought that a post aboutContinue reading “5 Ways to Navigate Feeling Lost in Your 20’s”

Letting Go Of Society’s Timelines for Your Life

There have been many moments where I have thought about my age and immediately started panicking about the fact that I haven’t accomplished something or reflecting on some insignificant measure of success. There have been times where I have literally given myself undue anxiety about the fact that I don’t own property (if you ownContinue reading “Letting Go Of Society’s Timelines for Your Life”

How To Be A Realist Without Placing Limits on Yourself

During my career transition journey, I have found myself placing so many limits on myself, labeling it as realism. People often get confused about the differences between being a realist and placing limits on yourself. This misunderstanding is easy to have because the two are so closely related. However, it is SO important that weContinue reading “How To Be A Realist Without Placing Limits on Yourself”

Career Update: What I’m Doing Now & My Lack of Inspiration

Lately, I’ve been struggling with a lack of inspiration in my work. I want to be open about the fact that SURPRISE: I’ve returned to teaching for now. Also, I’m currently working on shopping for inventory for my online vintage boutique, which I am so excited about launching this year. I’m developing my blog andContinue reading “Career Update: What I’m Doing Now & My Lack of Inspiration”

The Power of Self-Talk: What it is and How it Works

Self-talk can be self-destructive or it can be an amazing tool that you use to promote optimism and grow more confident in your everyday life. What is self-talk and how does it help you to move forward in your personal growth journey? I first became aware of self-talk when I started teaching preschool. I wasContinue reading “The Power of Self-Talk: What it is and How it Works”

3 Ways to Get Motivated When you Feel Like Doing Absolutely Nothing

On Sunday, I woke up and followed my normal weekend routine. I rolled over, turned on some tv and started scrolling my social media accounts (all bad habits btw that completely go against my normal morning routine). But I share that to make a point. Getting motivated to accomplish things when you feel like doingContinue reading “3 Ways to Get Motivated When you Feel Like Doing Absolutely Nothing”