Going back to Cali

Tomorrow I leave for a short trip back to the place that stole my heart, California. To be more specific, San Diego. My flight is booked and I am going to see a long time friend from my college days! We haven't seen each other in at least 10-15 years but have kept in touch … Continue reading Going back to Cali

Marinating Thoughts

Learning to love myself has been a strange yet beautiful process for me over the years. It has transformed me, my life and my relationships. To be completely honest, loving myself, has not exactly been the easiest thing to do. I held on to the belief I was "too much," or just "too difficult to … Continue reading Marinating Thoughts

Are You Ready For What’s Ahead?

Are you ready for what's ahead? I hope your answer is, YES! If there's anything 2018 thought me, it's undoubtedly that, life goes on. Boy am I glad it does! 2018 was a trying year. If your 2018 was the same, I hope that you make the choice to start living in the present. It … Continue reading Are You Ready For What’s Ahead?

Consider This When Considering Moving

Planning your next move? Thinking about a new place to live? Or maybe you're already in the final stages of moving? Whichever the case, let's face it, moving is stressful. Whether a move across town or move across the country, make sure to consider a few things first... Employment: if you can, try to set … Continue reading Consider This When Considering Moving

The Empty Box

I once received a gift. This gift came from a very dear friend. A friend who I had known all my life. It was wrapped in the most beautiful wrapping paper my eyes had ever seen. Not one crease was misaligned. Every piece of tape was perfectly placed in just the right spot. The bow … Continue reading The Empty Box

Dealing With Disappointments

Is it possible to go through life and never be disappointed? Maybe. Maybe not. Is it so wrong for someone to have expectations? Well, that depends. It depends on how realistic those expectations are. Living in todays world, one that seems to exepect a lot from you, is it really that simple to navigate through … Continue reading Dealing With Disappointments

This 30 Day Challenge Will Help You Purge What’s Holding You Back And Enter 2019 Refreshed

Challenge accepted! I just love to be inspired by good reads like this! Please go check it out! ♥️☀️🌺 This 30 Day Challenge Will Help You Purge What’s Holding You Back And Enter 2019 Refreshed https://thoughtcatalog.com/brianna-wiest/2018/12/this-30-day-challenge-will-help-you-purge-whats-holding-you-back-and-enter-2019-refreshed/ — Read on thoughtcatalog.com/brianna-wiest/2018/12/this-30-day-challenge-will-help-you-purge-whats-holding-you-back-and-enter-2019-refreshed/

Get Your Sh*t Together

Have you ever been surprised by an emotional reaction you didn’t expect? Did it interfere with what you wanted or wanted to accomplish? Don’t let your emotions control you. You can’t stop them, but you can choose to reduce their impact, once you understand what’s happening underneath those emotions. So I’ll tell you all a … Continue reading Get Your Sh*t Together

Solo Traveler

For as long as I can remember, I have dreamed of traveling to different places around the globe. However, life happened and setbacks were inevitable but lets face it, I’m not getting any younger. In the past I had let relationships, work and at times, dwindling finances hold me back from really going to all … Continue reading Solo Traveler