In light of the holiday on Friday, instead of posting about someone in particular who inspires me, I implore you to look for inspirational women in your own lives. Who gives you hope with their personality and actions? Whose strength, beauty, grace, and talent do you admire? Let me know in the comments! I’m so… Continue reading Women Who Inspire Wednesday: Who inspires you?
One of the hardest things about dealing with multiple chronic illnesses is that I am often afraid that I am missing out on things in life. I think Facebook makes it a whole lot worse. I see people I know getting engaged, married, buying homes, starting families, advancing in their careers, getting advanced degrees, and… Continue reading FOMO: The Fear of Missing Out
It is no secret, I have had a huge human crush on Demi Lovato for a while. She is constantly inspiring me with her unparalleled vocal talent, loving and giving heart, passionate advocacy for mental health and female empowerment, incredible inner strength, and awesome sense of humor. There are many reasons I feel like Demi… Continue reading Women Who Inspire Wednesday: Demi Lovato
I always try to live in the moment. Sure, there are many times my mind wanders to worries about the future and regrets of the past. But I’ve learned that actively trying to appreciate the present moment is a powerful tool when it comes to living a grateful and purposeful life. Efforts to live in… Continue reading The Gift of Being Present
One of my favorite treats to make and give (usually with a tray of cookies) is coconut macaroons. The recipe is super simple and is always a hit with people. They are gluten free as well. Coconut Macaroons One 14-ounce package of sweetened shredded coconut 4 large egg whites 1/2 cup of sugar 1 teaspoon… Continue reading Coconut Macaroon Recipe
The first woman in my “Woman Who Inspire Wednesday” blog series is extremely deserving of recognition. She has been a huge source of inspiration to me for the past ten years for a variety of reasons. Not only is she one of my favorite actresses, but a passionate activist, philanthropist, and an overall badass female.… Continue reading Women Who Inspire Wednesday: Sophia Bush
There are so many strong, beautiful, compassionate, incredible women in this world and I want to share the ones who inspire me on a regular basis. A lot of people are familiar with the concept of #WomanCrushWednesday, but I want to use every Wednesday as an opportunity to thank women for inspiring me to be… Continue reading Saying “Thank You” to the Women Who Inspire Me