• Top Posts From My First Year of Blogging

    This is overdue because my first blog post was published on May 4, 2017. Today is May 29, 2018. Time really flies. And reflecting on what has happened in only one year is incredible. Try it. Right now, think about what you were doing exactly one year ago, what your struggles were, where you were at in life – anything and everything. It’s amazing to look back on your life and see how you got to where you are today, and what valuable lessons you’ve learned in the process. As I reviewed my site stats I noticed that the most popular posts on my blog have been posts related to…

  • Losing My Job: A Blessing in Disguise

    I just got off the phone with my job recruiter letting me know that I won’t be returning to work on Monday. Surprise! Granted, I was still a “temp,” so there wasn’t any firm commitment on either side yet. But regardless, I did not expect that to happen at all.. I also left my super cute mug that said “I just want to drink coffee and pet my dog” at my desk which I will miss. But I know there are more of those mugs at Ralph’s so I might just have to make another trip back there. 🙂 Why did I lose my job? I guess another way to…

  • This is Me Getting Out of My Comfort Zone (Vlog #5)

    The video is pretty self explanatory. In brief, my last breakup turned out to be a huge blessing in disguise, because my new beginning gave me the push I needed to take risks and do things I never would have done before. I realized that after doing things outside my comfort zone, I feel happy. Probably a good way to take care of mental health. Do you know of anyone who’s done drastic things after a breakup, like chopping off or dyeing their hair? It totally makes sense to me now. I feel that my body’s been like, hey, something’s different about me after the breakup.. so might as well…