5 Ways to Change Your Story

When I say “change your story” I am referring to the loop of thoughts that run through your mind on a regular basis about who you are and the experiences you’ve had in your past. Why is your story important? What you believe about people or situations affects every decision you make. It changes the […]

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Happy New Year!! and My Top 5 Resolutions for 2019!

Yep, I’m climbing up on the new year post bandwagon for the first time.  This is mainly because if 2018 has done anything, it’s show me a few places I need to put in some work. Also because, you know, I haven’t posted anything in a while and…new year – new beginnings, right?  (Spoiler alert: […]

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Thoughts for Thursday

I’m on this kick lately where I want to be a positive, happy, kind person. Emphasis on ‘kind’ because that’s the main goal I’m working on. Kindness towards other people, but also kindness to myself because I believe you must take care of yourself in order to be able to help others. My mind hasn’t […]

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Come and Sit a Spell

‘Sit a Spell’ is a Southern phrase meaning to enter a particular place and relax for a short period or ‘spell’.  It’s a time of fellowship, friendship, and (usually) gossip.  The front porch visits on hot summer days with lots of ‘bless her hearts’, sweet tea sippin’, and slowly rocking or swinging all your troubles […]

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Thoughts for Thursday

Last week I talked a little about being a nicer person. It’s something that’s been on my mind for a little while now and something I’ve begun to work on for myself. Being a kind person is a noble trait, but a conversation with someone over the weekend reminded me this can sometimes be harder […]

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Thoughts for Thursday

Truly, would it kill us all to be a little kinder to each other?  Is it normal to despise other people so much?  We’re really getting disgusting with each other lately as humans.  We’re angry at each other, we’re judging each other as if we don’t have our own dirt, we’re hurting and killing each […]

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Out and About: York, Maine

I’m embarrassed to admit visiting York wasn’t part of the original plan for this vacation.  I did a ridiculous amount of (Pinterest) research for months before I actually left and I think the only thing I remembered about York was a wobbly bridge. Fail. One morning we had a free day of sorts.  It was […]

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