"The world owes you nothing, it was here first." - Mark Twain Thanksgiving is the time of year we make an active effort to express what we are thankful for. During this time, have you ever noticed how happy and how full your heart feels (not just in regards to excessive amounts of turkey)? Surrounding… Continue reading How To Create A Gratitude List (FREE Printout)
"For without words, in friendship, all thoughts, all desires, all expectations are born and shared, with joy that is unacclaimed." ~Kahlil Gibran,The Prophet~ I absolutely love words. Books were always a favorite past time of mine growing up, armed with a dictionary and a pencil I would find a quite spot and loose myself in… Continue reading 30 Beautiful Words to Use This Fall
Our lives are full of phases, just like those of the moon. From light to dark and full to new we understand that each phase holds an everlasting place in our hearts. Just so, the actual moon has been proven to have a phenomenal effect on natural elements, like the ocean, but it also has… Continue reading Intent on Acceptance
I have been wanting to write a post about failure for a while. Fate would have it, this morning I was watching the news and saw a report on the pressures kids, teens, and young adults are facing when it comes to meeting a level of perfection that is unrealistic and essentially unachievable. I had… Continue reading Discovering Yourself through Failure
Last weekend was Father's Day, a time to celebrate the "fun parent" with gifts, grilling, and giggles galore! I am blessed to have a fiance who not only financially provides but also emotionally supports and encourages our son as he grows bigger and smarter every day. We have gotten to a point where we appreciate… Continue reading The Working Comparison: Mom vs. Dad
Know thyself, give fully, & receive unapologetically.
Recently, I have become super intrigued by practices that increase the mind and body's overall balance and well-being. I'm talking yoga, meditation, mindfulness, crystal healing, ayurveda, cosmic energies, etc... It is a journey that has opened my eyes, mind, and heart to a deeper understanding of myself and the world around me. This is how… Continue reading Dark Moon Intentions
So, part of my tag line lists me as a "millennial mother". Factually I cannot avoid this (being born in 1990) any more then one can avoid the color of their skin. However, up until lately, before the term millennial really became popular, I never considered myself part of a group per say. Short of… Continue reading The Millennial Mother