THOUGHTS AND INSPIRATION

The secret of change

"The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new." - Socrates Do not dwell on mistakes or set-backs from ...

My current favorite quote

My current favorite quote: "We have calcium in our bones, iron in our veins, carbon in our souls, and nitrogen in our brains. 93 percent stardust, with souls made ...

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Be the Leading Lady In Your Life

"You're supposed to be the leading lady in your own life." If you have never seen the movie The Holiday, I highly recommend it. I will tell you why. Not because it is ...

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Create // Succulent Geometric Terrarium

Succulent love I have jumped on the succulent band wagon, and I love it! I wanted to put some plants in my new office at work, because there is just something about ...

My Word of the Year – 2016 – CREATE

Word of the Year (#woty) Each year I consider my goals and dreams for the next 12 months. I create a vision board with S.M.A.R.T. goals carefully planned out to ...

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Eleven // Teach, Inspire, Shine

ELEVEN 11 My Chinese coworker shared this image with me today symbolizing the number 11 (✌), in honor of today being November 11th. She said it was a very special ...

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Dream Board // Make Your Dreams a Reality

Dream board Do you have big goals for the future? Maybe some of those goals seem so far away that you are not even sure they will ever come true. I HIGHLY recommend ...

Be Who You Needed When You Were Younger

"Be who you needed when you were younger." I saw this image while scrolling through my Facebook newsfeed at lunch today. This is a powerful statement! Think about ...

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Public speaking: Overcoming my fear

Public speaking has always made me nervous and is way outside of my comfort zone.  Listening to TED talks is one of my favorite ways of doing a little personal ...