I’ve been thinking about the significance our words can have in our relationships. Especially words of encouragement. I think “speaking truth” looks like sharing truth the someone is loved, and valuable and guides you toward being your best self. Speaking truth into someone’s life is not the same as giving advice. It’s not telling someone what they should do or who they should be or … Continue reading Speaking Truth
If one area is feeling off, it can shake your whole life up quite a bit. Don’t underestimate how taking care of little issues in your life can make a big positive impact in many areas.
Finally, don’t shy away from trusting yourself to know what is right for you. I’ve learned a lot in the past year, but maybe nothing more empowering than learning to trust my own choices and feelings. Continue reading A Heart Of Glass Turns One
Today I’m writing to you about some things I’ve learned in the past year about being present and lessons I plan to carry with me through this year. We often start New Years with resolutions for being the biggest and best versions of ourselves. We have our eyes on the prize of perfecting ourselves, to take ourselves to a place where we will be happier, … Continue reading Happy To Be Here
Life is full of things that might be frightening but being courageous enough to face them, letting your choices reflect the hopes and values you want to guide you life, and deciding everyday that you won’t let the fear of striking out keep you from engaging in life are ways to be intentional about living well. Continue reading The Fear Of Striking Out
If you live in Canada, like myself, this past weekend was Thanksgiving weekend. There are so many fun traditions and things to celebrate and indulge in. I spent mine with my family and ate more turkey and pumpkin pie than I thought possible. It was so great. I have a lot of half-finished blog post ideas floating around my head and my note books and … Continue reading A Note About Thank You Notes
You can repurpose every moment of feeling hurt, let down, left out, unheard, forgotten, and use it to love people harder. You can use it to understand their struggle and to empathize with them. Continue reading Lets talk about em-pa-thy
Loving people and connecting in meaningful relationships is such BIG topic. There are so many interconnected themes of community, authenticity, vulnerability, its a lot to cover so I’m splitting it into two posts. Divided between giving love and receiving it; this week I’m talking about letting people love you. Continue reading Let People Love You