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

It will always be okay

I feel extremely blessed and grateful to the few friends in my life that have been so kind and patient with me during a long overdue life transition. This transition has not been easy. Thank goodness for that! If it was easy, I would not be learning and experiencing the growth that have during this … Continue reading It will always be okay

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

Can You Hear It?

Can you hear it? I have ignored the sound of my own inner voice for a long time now. It is now that I choose to finally wake up and listen. I have spent many years taking the same trip, going in the same circle, beating my head against the same brick wall, but today … Continue reading Can You Hear It?

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/

Practicing Gratitude

Below is a quote from a man named Brian Tracy. I love his YouTube videos because he has such a soothing and calming voice; however, the man is rather inspirational as well. Practicing gratitude is something I am making a habit to do everyday. No matter what I'm going through or how bad things may … Continue reading Practicing Gratitude