All about my mixed up life

Life

On: Disappointment

I’ve mentioned it before, but I am a pretty ambitious person, I always want to get better in what I’m doing, learn more, and move up in the world. The problem is, this often results in a lot of disappointment, especially lately. I like to get [...]

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Life

On: Playing Catch Up

I’ve come to realize that in life there are some things you can “catch up” on, and some things you can’t. Things you can catch up on are those which you can kind of let go for a little while, but if you spend a good chunk of time making up [...]

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Challenge

November Challenge: Mid-Month Reset

Alright guys, it's time for some #realtalk. I have not been doing well at the November challenge. The only one of the four small changes I've been doing consistently is parking far, which, like I said in my last post, isn't really so bad, and I'll [...]

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Challenge

On: Parking Far Away

This week began my November challenge of making small, everyday changes to impact my life in a positive way. One of the changes I made is parking far from the entrance. You know what I've learned by doing that for a week? You'll always find a good [...]

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Challenge

November Challenge: Small Everyday Changes

For my first challenge, I made a big, sweeping change in my life and did a sugar detox. For November, I am switching it up and implementing some small, everyday changes that can make an impact to my health without too much extra effort. I came up [...]

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Life

On: Comparing Yourself to Others

One of the biggest issues I have right now is constantly comparing myself to other people, and I never quite stack up. I know it’s not good to do, and I constantly tell myself to stop, but I can’t. My mind is constantly on a loop of how I [...]

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Challenge

Sugar Detox: Week Five Update

Week five of the sugar detox has been my favorite yet!! Obviously each week is getting a little better because I get to add in more sweet items, but this week I actually got to have some baked goods, which is my Kryptonite, so that helped a lot :) I [...]

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Parenting

On: The Favorite Child

If you grew up with siblings, there were bound to be times when you suspected your parents had a favorite child. Come on, admit it. In our family, of course my brother was the favorite, and don't believe anything he says to the contrary. (I promise [...]

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Challenge

Sugar Detox: Week Four Update

Week four on the sugar detox was pretty uneventful. Things seemed to go a little smoother this week (other than the breakdown that led to the pretty emotional week three update on Monday). I don't think it's because I added back Shakeology and [...]

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