Life Experience

Accepting Defeat (In Order To Win)

We can have this image in our heads – a clear plan for how things should be. But that doesn’t mean they will work out that way. It doesn’t matter how much effort you put into it. It doesn’t matter how good it should be. It doesn’t matter how good it looks. None of this… Continue reading Accepting Defeat (In Order To Win)

Life Experience

What Are You Willing To Give Up To Have The Life You Say You Want?

We say we want change, but that’s not true. We only want the change that we want. We like surprises that we want. We want things on our terms. But when you choose to do something different with your life – you choose to step off the beaten path and live wholeheartedly – you give… Continue reading What Are You Willing To Give Up To Have The Life You Say You Want?

Life Experience

It’s Never Too Late (To Start All Over Again)

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if we got things right first time? No messy mistakes, no second chances needed. No practice required, simply perfection. But life doesn’t work like that, does it? Life is messy and unpredictable and rarely goes how we want or expect it to be. So, where does that leave us? If we’ve… Continue reading It’s Never Too Late (To Start All Over Again)

Life Experience, Self-Care

Writing To Refuel

I thought it seemed odd that when I had some time to explore “fun and play” that my default was to sit down and write. Writing would bring me the answer. Or, perhaps… Writing would BE the answer. Writing has always been a cathartic form of release to me – particularly putting pen to paper,… Continue reading Writing To Refuel