Category: life

The Moment

He was always the boy in the background, mysteriously silent, yet alluring and I think that’s what made me like him so much. Because I could make him into anything I wanted. Even if he wasn’t real.

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“Great Idea”

Have you ever had a great idea, set out to make the great idea a reality, then realize this “great idea” isn’t actually that great? I’ve had plenty of those moments. Like when I ate an entire box of cookies while watching one episode, yes just one, of Pretty Little Liars. No problem. But maybe…

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My New Adventure

I had lost my mind. Or maybe I hadn’t. Maybe for the first time in my life, I finally had some clarity. My post grad job of Assistant Preschool Teacher wasn’t my “dream” job, but I mean, it paid the bills. Not enough to get out of my parents house, but enough to consistently pay…

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Living in the Moment

It’s a scene of profound beauty. Mountains in the distance. Glowing fields of streaming color. Silence all around. The world feels strangely empty yet familiar. As if this is the place life is found. “Want a photo?” My friend asks. I’ve taken a couple photos of the scenery. I want to remember. I want to…

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Make a Plan

I’m not perfect. I find myself struggling to stay organized and on top of my to-do list, just like anyone else. But when I make a commitment, whether it’s to complete my list or meet with friends, etc; I’m going to do everything I can to follow that plan. Sure, life happens. Sometimes plans don’t…

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Embracing Change

There are seasons in life. With the changing seasons comes life changes. It’s all about perspective. Change is inevitable. It’s how we handle change that matters.  I’m a bit of a type A personality, and I like my life to be organized and I like to have a plan. The problem is, life doesn’t always…

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