A few years ago, I got the word ‘thrive’ inked inside my wrist. Maybe a dumb idea at the moment, but it has served as a reminder that God didn’t put me on this earth just to simply survive, but to thrive. Continue reading “It’s OK To Survive When You Can’t Thrive”
The realm of possibility is broad. It’s wide. It’s intimidating.
But the circle you stand in? It’s much smaller. Continue reading “Start Where You Are, Then Widen The Circle”
It’s a little unnerving to think that our lives are, essentially, the sum of our habits. Continue reading “Repetition Is What Builds A Life”
It’s one thing to know something for other people, quite another to embrace it for yourself. Maybe it’s hypocrisy. Maybe it’s blindness to our own faults or needs. We all do it. Continue reading “Are The Promises Yours?”
The value our society puts on realism is quite high. A down-to-earth state of mind gets praised. Yet, what if the thing we actually need is idealism? Continue reading “Go Ahead, Be An Idealist”
Welcome to 2019! This is the year that you will finally pull yourself together, accomplish your dreams, and knock out your goals.
Or so you tell yourself. Obviously, this year will be different than 2018, 2017, 2016… Continue reading “Why Your Resolutions And Your Goals Need To Be Different”
A little over a week ago, I uprooted for the final time this summer (thank goodness!) and moved to a brand new city. Continue reading “5 Things No One Ever Told Me About Moving To A New City”
I’ve always been a goal setter. Whether it was accomplishing certain feats of fitness, attempting to become a better saver, or even something as simple as a first ____ (car, tattoo, etc.), you could count on me to write it down and look forward to it. Continue reading “How To Set Goals That Actually Matter”
“It’ll only be scary for a little while, Kelvey. Then it will get better.” Continue reading “Do It Scared”
New beginnings are something I’m fond of. The slipping of the old into the new, the comings and goings. I crave these things, whether they’re found in a new haircut, a reorganized space, or, as we breathlessly wait for tonight, the start of a completely new year. Continue reading “Comings & Goings”