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Self-Care & the Holidays: Just Say No

I don't know about you, but one big threat to my self-care is my inability to say no. Well, it USED to be my inability to say no. I used to over schedule myself to the point of exhaustion and leave absolutely no margins for error or rest. I have a guilt button about a… Continue reading Self-Care & the Holidays: Just Say No

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Real Talk Wednesday: My Top 3 Anxiety Remedies

It's no secret that I've been dealing with some pretty heavy anxiety lately (well, since before Christmas) and it's pretty much changed the way I do just about everything. But I have found some remedies that help get me through and I thought I'd share it with you in case it could help you too!… Continue reading Real Talk Wednesday: My Top 3 Anxiety Remedies

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One Hundred and Twenty-Eight

It was especially hard to get up for Barre this morning, and it turned out that I was the only one there so it must have been the same for everyone else, too. I try to hit the 6am class about three times a week and so far, I've been very consistent! I'm not a… Continue reading One Hundred and Twenty-Eight

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Morning Musings

Well, I'm behind on a lot of things. But yesterday, it was like my motivation stopped by to say "Hey, remember me?" And I got a lot done! Today, I'm sitting here with a to-do list a mile long and I look over at this: I don't know why, but this just seems to be… Continue reading Morning Musings

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A Bright New Day

Isn't this beautiful? Guys, I've been struggling! I'm not sure where this version of me came from, but it needs to go back. The fear and anxiety that runs through my head on a daily basis is crazy and it's taking me with it! And right when I decide to start something, whether here or… Continue reading A Bright New Day

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Real-Talk Wednesday: My Episode of Hoarders

So, I've been going through a huge closet purge this summer because it started looking like an episode of Hoarders. It feels so great! But is so extremely painful. ha! I'm one of those people that attach feelings and memories to things. Basically, I'm a functioning hoarder. (I still have 30 bins of baby clothes...and… Continue reading Real-Talk Wednesday: My Episode of Hoarders

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Real-Talk Wednesday: We Remember our “Missing Man” and We Will Never Forget

Happy Fourth of July! I realize today is a celebration day, and not necessarily like Memorial Day or Veteran's Day, but I just love this story my Mom wrote about my Grandfather! Enjoy! The sky is clear blue, the sun is bright, and a cool breeze gently lifts the leaves on the trees lining main… Continue reading Real-Talk Wednesday: We Remember our “Missing Man” and We Will Never Forget