When was the last time you did a road trip? Did you go solo? If you did, I bet you had a few moments where you doubted the whole idea was a good one. Your road trip fears surfaced in spades. Maybe the rental car broke down, or at some point, Google Maps sent you in circles. Or maybe, you forgot your . . .
ROAD TRIP CALIFORNIA!!!! Yep, I said it (err, wrote it) in capital letters because I am that excited. I am road tripping across the sunshine state of California. Who doesn’t love a road trip? Journeying to new places, taking in beautiful scenery, all while singing ABBA, AC/DC and Ellie Goulding at . . .
Can we talk about debt and simplicity for a minute? Yea I know, debt and simplicity seem like a weird couple destined to be at odds with one another. But they’re actually two peas in a pod. By leading a simple life with less, it begets a debt free life. And here’s where that chat about debt and . . .
Welcome to the new site! Throughout the journey I’ve been on, one thing has remained constant – a small voice kept repeating – live a simple life. For the past year, that voice has grown louder, and a new mindset has been evolving. Now more than ever, simplifying life has become a necessity more . . .
Change is a powerful part of life. Without it, we remain inactive and stuck. With it, we push ourselves to new heights, conquer fears that have plagued us, and occasionally, we try something new. To change your life, you must challenge yourself. So you see – change is a necessity to continue . . .
Everything in life is a choice. Every path you take, the words you say, jobs you accept and the money you spend all goes back to one simple choice - one decision to choose between two things. How you live each day goes back to one decision followed by a succession of others. Yet the sad fact . . .
I love writing. It’s a way for me to share ideas, get thoughts on paper, to communicate. Sadly, words have eluded me. Well, not entirely. The words are there but they’re elusive. I’ve always been a communicator, a storyteller. For months now I’ve been frustrated with my inability or lack of . . .
For some time now, I’ve been juggling several life changes and their coinciding states of mind. Although I’ve experienced life changes already - divorce, solo travel, changing jobs - each new life change presents a whole new set of emotions and mindsets. The resulting mental chaos caused me to back . . .
When I experienced my first blank page combined with a crazy amount of WTF is going on?! I freaked out. “I’ve always been able to write. What’s going on? This is insane! This blank page is sitting there intimidating me. Ugh.” Every creative at some point has experienced a creative block. It’s . . .
Think about your favorite, awe-inspiring, uber helpful blog. Got one? The user-friendly design, carefully crafted logo, and oodles of awesome content. Its name catches you, draws you in and makes you wonder, how can I come up with that? It’s so quirky, unique…pick your fave adjective. Choosing a . . .