When I stopped worrying about what everyone might think of me and just went for what I wanted—what I was told I could never have—my whole life changed. I still have hard days. Yesterday and today were both emotionally and physically challenging days for me. Photo by Simon Migaj on Pexels.com Feel's like I'm fighting... Continue Reading →
This truth is something that I have lived through, and held to when my feelings didn't match my reality. Photo by Karolina Grabowska on Pexels.com I have always, ALWAYS, struggled with anxiety. My earliest memories are of 3 or 4 year old me being terrified of so many things. As a survivor of trauma, medical... Continue Reading →
Saying "No" isn't bad. It's healthy. If it doesn't align with your goals, and you don't need it to get from step one to step two, it's not yours. Photo by Tobi on Pexels.com I often get caught up in what I "can do" and don't stop to ask if it fits into where I... Continue Reading →
Here's the thing, every single thing in my life that I cherish, that I love and enjoy, that I am MOST proud of came from some level of discomfort. Whether it was risking rejection to find Olivia or financial insecurity to get an education, or the literal blood, sweat and tears of renovating our EXTREME fixer upper—they all came with and still have discomfort. And I wouldn't trade a single minute.