6 years and counting is a letter that I wrote. 6 years ago I said goodbye to one of the most harmful relationships in my life…my relationship to drugs. I wanted to share this. I hope that it provides hope or encouragement to anyone that is dealing with or has […]
Overcoming by definition is “to succeed in dealing with (a problem or difficulty). It’s easy to talk about doing, but actually doing it is another story. It takes determination, grit, and heart. There is so much in my life that I have had to overcome. Some of those things were […]
Getting older happens to all of us. Some love it and others...well not so much. Here's my views on the topic...
Gratitude is defined as “…the state of being grateful…”. I always see the posts on Facebook about what a person is grateful each day. I’ll admit it, I’m even doing a quick daily video about it. It happens every year in November. But, why do we only think about this […]
So….recently I have been in the situation of someone close to me using my past against me. Let me explain. I have quite the colorful past. I have been in and out of jail, I was a drug addict for 8 years, I gave my child to my family to […]
We have all heard the saying…let your haters be your motivators. We, unfortunately, live in a society full of hate. But we have a choice. We can it let hate stop us, or we can let it push us. Hate comes in many forms. You see it with bullying, with […]
When we are working on improving ourselves, goals are so very important. What do we want for our future? What steps are we going to have to take to get to where we want to be? Here are a few tips to setting your goals and making them happen. Pick […]
Forgiveness is never easy. But, I have learned that to be happy, I can’t hold onto things. Now, that doesn’t mean that I am willing to put myself in a position to be hurt again, but I can’t cling to the hurt, because all it does is hurt me. Forgiving […]
Owning your past is never easy. It is, however, a key step to living a happier life and becoming a happier you!
We all go through phases of not really knowing who we are. Not knowing what we want out of life, or even what we deserve out of life. We find our selves just kinda floating…waiting for life to happen. I’ve been there….it didn’t work out well. So here are a […]