My 1st Sunshine Blogger Award!

My 1st Sunshine Blogger Award!

Thank you to Greys Area at http://www.greysarea.wordpress.com for nominating me for this award! This is my first Sunshine Blogger Award and I'm thrilled to have been nominated. I was given the 11 questions below to answer: 
Which country are you blogging from
? I am blogging from the United States. How many times have you traveled out of [...]

Vulnerability

Vulnerability

In one of my business classes, my professor had us all watch a TED Talk called The Power of Vulnerability by Brené Brown. I had never really thought much about what it means to be a vulnerable person until we were challenged to see how this is applied to our lives and being a strong leader. When [...]

Taking a Moment out of Every Day

Taking a Moment out of Every Day

After Labor Day, I started my Senior year of High school as a PSEO (Post Secondary Enrollment Option) student at the University of Minnesota. As amazing as it has been these last few weeks, I've definitely noticed that it's harder to find time to balance out my school work and personal life with such a [...]

Embrace Yourself Today

Embrace Yourself Today

I found this quote by Elizabeth Gilbert and it immediately got me thinking. So many people try to change their life to make it perfect, or to what they believe perfection is. What they don't realize is that everyone's idea of what is perfect is different. Maybe, instead of changing who we are to meet [...]

Why I Created this Blog

Why I Created this Blog

Writing has always been a secret passion of mine. I've always kept a journal, English has always been my best topic, and dropping rhymes that make my friends question my sanity has become my favorite pastime. Yet, I have never done anything with what I write. I will gladly talk someones ear off about my [...]