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Love Trials

When she looked at him, all of the stress, anger, and troubles of life seemed to slip away. Her day was no longer about work but about the beautiful relationship that was forming before her eyes. When she looked at him, her life didn’t…

Passion

Passion is hard to find and even harder to hold on to. Passion manifests itself in so many ways. It can show up in the excitement in his voice when he talks about movies. It can show in her bounciness when she sees the…

To Tell Someone

“Whatever you are feeling right now, there is a mathematical certainty that someone else is feeling that exact thing” ~Neil Hilborn To tell someone would mean to let someone in. It would mean letting someone see my true self… all of me. To tell…

Letter of Recommendation: Off-Roading

Off-roading has just recently given me a renewed outlook on life. I took a trip out to the West Mesa in Rio Rancho, New Mexico. This trip was not my choice but it was a much-needed escape from my life and I am now…

10 Simple Ways to Boost your Mood

I have compiled a list of things that I have found to be effective when working to boost my own mood. Not all of these have to be done at one time and in no particular order. Find one that jumps out at you…

A Christmas Miracle

Jeremy and Shaina Laughlin’s Little Christmas Miracle Sometimes we pray. Sometimes we throw our hands up to the sky and relinquish control. Sometimes we ask for help and people respond with love, admiration, and kindness.  I think all of us, at some point during…

5 Mental Health Benefits of Green Tea

1. Enhance Memory Green tea has been proven to increase connectivity in the regions of the brain that are associated with memory. This study was conducted in 2014 at the University of Basel. Green Tea extract was given to a group of healthy individuals….

Another Good Read

I’m Alive, Oh I’m Alive, written by Devon Nicole is an inspiring piece about determination, self-love, and persistence. What a beautiful soul she must have to speak for many others that are trying to find their voice. Thank you for the heartfelt read Miss…

A beautiful reminder of humanity and I don’t think it only applies to the striving author. This is a wonderfully written reminder of how difficult it can be to see value within yourself. Take a look via Am I good enough?  

A Letter to my Teenage Self

It does get better although, at the moment, it doesn’t feel like it. It takes a long while to find who you are so enjoy the ride. Learn to breathe through the pain. It’s not going anywhere but it calms eventually. Accept Help. Let your…

Instructions not Included

I am more than certain that everyone, at some point in their life, has had to ask the question, “How do you do it”. Asking this question can either be a testament to the person being asked the question or it could be a…

Experience of Youth

When we were young we would wear happiness on our sleeves like we wear pain now. Youth has never been defined by age but by experience. The moment we experience something traumatizing, gruesome, sad, or even sexual we lose our innocence like some sort…