I have been choosing words for my years since 2015. As I lined them up a month ago, I began to see a visual of my life. This visual was a mountain and the past five years was me climbing it. But even the five years before that was filled with growth, change, pain, and a lot of learning. Let’s take look back at the … Continue reading 2020: Reflection
Friendships are hard and complicated and filled with conflicts & resolutions, hurt feelings, laughter, tears and joy. My friendships have been the training ground on which I’ve learned communication, loyalty, forgiveness (both receiving and extending), and the importance of learning when to push through and fight for a friendship or when to let it go. I’ve learned all of those lessons with my best friend. … Continue reading Friendships & Self-Care
Ugh. I’m torn on if I even really want to write right now, but I’m afraid if I don’t, I’ll just end up with many emo quotes on my Instagram account, and well, this is a safer option I think. I’m so fucking lonely. I feel like I’ve said that sentence a million times both in my head and outloud over the past few months. … Continue reading Going through it
Here I am, within this beautiful space where I can lose myself in my words, my feelings, and the space to create. Here I am allowed to babble and rant and rave to my heart’s content without knowing judgement or feeling shame. I am free, I can fly. This week I was faced with a peek into a reality that I want, only to have … Continue reading On feeling exposed
I feel so incredibly blessed to have such an incredible network of women in my world. I have women who have been in my life for more than a decade, women who I’ve been my absolute worst with and women who have inspired me and encouraged me to be my very best. Granted, not all of my core women lived in Seattle, but a good … Continue reading Missing girlfriends
Here we are, the end of another quarter, and the end of the year. Q4, you did not disappoint and neither did you give me a lot of rest. Develop well / peaceful existence: – Carving out time for writing/reading Since moving into my house, I’ve put a lot of thought into how I wanted my office to feel. It was really important to me … Continue reading 2018: Thrive – Q4 Recap
Holy cow. I did it. I did the big adulting thing. I bought an effing house. INSERT ALL THE WIDE-EYED EMOJIS! Man, the past two months have been such a rollercoaster for me. Hence, my ghosting on this site for awhile. Though, I guess I’ve been absent most of the year, so…oops. I’m trying to get better, and that first step was creating a perfect … Continue reading I bought a house!