When Fit Approach and Eggland's Best decided to bring penpal-ing back, I was so in. I'm always looking for a new and delicious recipe. Turns out it's strengthening relationships I've made online and off, much more-so than just commenting on social posts.
I'm slowly shifting Sundays into a day of little to no foresight; no concrete plans or expectations. As simple as possible. I find that having one day a week like this is my best reset button. And that reset can be a number of things; I don't rely on one surefire way to reset. Today [...]
For the first time on social media, I feel comfortable. For the first time, I recorded a live video and didn't feel nervous or worried I'd screw up. For the first time, I felt nothing but passion and spoke my mind to a screen knowing that I believed in what I was sharing and [...]
"Take a breath and remember who the fuck you are." The other day I saw this quote on Instagram and I laughed, agreed, and moved on with my busy day, the Thursday of a short week with a long list of to-dos. Soon after, Alyse posted to Facebook an invite to a Gixo workout in the [...]
What's the appropriate length of time we can talk about New Year's resolutions, changes, and anything else we want to implement in this bright and shiny new year? Is it a few days or weeks? I'm already over the ads for detoxes, skin remedies, diets, etc. I'm over the idea that a new year means [...]
Laying the foundation is turning into my favorite metaphor these days. Adulthood, for me, means getting better at the skills I've been working towards for a very long time, but it also means forgetting what being a beginner is like. Being a beginner requires starting from the basics, which I know no one wants to be [...]
Taking that step away even just for half a day lets me recollect, calm my emotions, and develop some positivity and motivation for the week to come.