I've always felt less alone standing in the middle of a storm. Bring on the thunder and the lightning. Bring on the howling wind and rain that falls heavy to the earth. It drowns out everything else. I used to only allow myself to cry in the middle of a raging storm. I...

I sit here and am overwhelmed with how different things are now. Everything has changed in such a short amount of time. I think about where I was a year ago and how different things were only six months ago. People aren't kidding when they say that life can change in a...

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I've never been good at sales. I hate cold-calling. I am not good with small talk. It does not come easy or natural to me. I worked for a business organization and owned my own small business for a number of years. Sales and networking were...

 

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I'm a Pisces and I've always identified well with my sign. We tend to be mysterious and fascinating to other signs. I know that also translates into difficult to figure out. I get it. We aren't always easy to understand. Women in general can be...

I get asked the same question all of the time, "Why are you still single?" It's usually coupled with an automatic judgment that either there is something wrong with me or something that I am doing wrong. People think of me being single in my early thirties like it's so...

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I think most people, especially men, assume that all women are naturally wired for commitment. They think we all sit in our rooms, plotting ways to "lock it down" with the man of our dreams, and drooling over the idea of walking down the aisl...

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Valentine’s Day is fast approaching.

 

Retail stores are decorated in red and pink, reminding us that it’s time to start planning the next gift-giving holiday.

 

Pulses race, prices for chocolate and flowers skyrocket and we begin to wonder what ama...

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Things happen when we least expect them to. It takes us by surprise and we are never left the same. Sometimes we get knocked over. Sometimes we feel as though our legs were taken out from underneath us and we hit the ground so hard that it knock...

"We can't all do great things, but we can do small things with great love."    

- Mother Teresa

 

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I have always felt that I was destined to do something big with my life. I am constantly trying to figure out my purpose -- the reason I am h...

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"New things can only grow where you give them room to bloom." - Mandy Hale

 

With only a few weeks left of this year, I am forced to take stock in where I am now and where I have been. This year has been a whirlwind, and when I think about it all...

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A writer and designer who writes about relationships, well-being, and the life events that shape who we are, loves reading and writing poetry, loves adventure, infectious laughter, is inspired by a good fire and the magic of late nights, and is primarily fueled by
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