{ Life Lately | June }

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Life Lately-June

Another fun and crazy month! From going to Boston with my hubby, to another weekend at the cottage, to running my first 5K marathon, it’s been really exciting! I wanted to try a new format for this series so let me know if you like it better. I thought that every month, I would break… Read more »

{ Monthly Goals | June }

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I strongly believe that setting goals is how you will set yourself up for success. If you don’t know exactly what you want to accomplish, how will you know how to get there? I thought that sharing my monthly goals might inspire some of you to also set goals for yourself, however small or big… Read more »

{ 5 Tips on Creating a Sanctuary at Home }

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After a long day at work, there’s nothing quite like coming home to a comfortable and inviting space that feels like a sanctuary. When I step through the doors, I literally let out a breath because it feels so nice to be in an environment where I feel happy and at ease, both physically and… Read more »

{ The Best Face and Eyeshadow Palettes }

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The Best Face and Eyeshadow Palettes

Have you heard of the paradox of choice? Let me break it down for you: on a daily basis, we are faced with too many choices, so we begin to forget our core needs and focus only on our wants in the moment. “What does that have anything to do with face palettes?” you ask?… Read more »

{ How Gratitude can Change Your Perspective }

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Two weeks ago, I found myself at the gym, laughing so hard (at myself) that I had tears streaming down my face. For once, it wasn’t because I bumped my forehead with a free weight (yes, that does happen to me sometimes. Don’t judge.). It was because I was in awe at … wait for… Read more »

{ Life Lately | May }

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The past four weeks have been quite busy. Then again, when am I not busy? (that would be never). Although there was a stretch of almost two weeks where I felt down and anxious a lot, I’m relieved that I was able to overcome that hump and get back into things and feel like myself… Read more »

{ 5 Tips on Building Self-Confidence }

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After years of being quiet, reserved and keeping to myself, something clicked recently: I’ve become more carefree, confident, outspoken and … happy! I don’t care as much about what people think and I feel comfortable showing my funny and crazy personality. It has been such a liberating feeling to not have to ‘control’ myself and… Read more »

{ How to Take Care of Yourself }

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How to Take Care of Yourself

I am writing this during a time where I’m struggling to take care of myself. Although conceptually, I understand how I can take care of myself, emotionally, there’s sometimes a block and I don’t allow myself to stop. I keep going through the motions and pushing through, until I hit a wall and I’m in… Read more »