You're an amazing author. I'm so proud of you." I got that a lot and you know what I thought every time I heard it... "I'm alright...nothing special."
Despite what that tee shirt says, it's not always cute to be petty...matter of fact...its hardly ever really cute...
Last year, I started working on a nonfiction book about the difference between self-confidence and confidence in God. It was the second time I tried to start a nonfiction piece, and just like it’s predecessor, I stopped. In my feelings about what I was writing and how it directly affected my life, I questioned God. … Continue reading God was wrong.
Bright red coloring outside the lines. Wrinkles at the bottom of my hems. Frizzy curls with straight ends. I was never meant to be perfect....
If I'm being honest, half the time, I don't even feel like it's worth it. My mess is familiar; it's easier and its comfortable. I know what happens there, even if it's negative, it is no surprise. I'm prepared to deal with it.
I’ve been putting off going to pick up my new contacts for weeks. They gave me a sample pair, so I figured I could hold off on making that trip for a little while. The last few days, I had forgotten all about my order until the pair I’ve been wearing began to dry out … Continue reading You messed up…shake it off!
I am a firm believer of giving people their roses while they are alive. If you somehow have no clue what that means, it's simple: show love and gratitude to those you appreciate while they are alive to feel the love. I seriously get frustrated when good people are constantly taking advantage of. Especially those … Continue reading I can buy my own roses.
Now, I’m not saying don’t dream or make goals. Visualizing your goals is what should motivate you. Why do you think vision board parties have become so popular? Put that thing in your face long enough and you’ll figure out a way to get it. But I cannot sit and say, “Oh, I wish God would bless me with a nice figure,” while I’m sitting in my bed eating pasta and breadsticks.
I absolutely love that more people are becoming aware of how important protecting their peace is. We all allow so many external things to change our moods without realizing we are releasing power to things that should have none. My friend's blog on finding your inner peace is perfect for those who just don't know … Continue reading Protect your peace.