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Tag Archives: encouragement

Health is not a number

Health is not (only): The digits on the scale The size of your pants Your mile run time The number of crunches/push-ups/pull-ups you can do The amount of “superfoods” you … Continue reading

June 23, 2017 · 4 Comments

Glowing screens

We connect with friends by tapping our thumbs on a glowing screen. We meet up with friends so we can chat with other friends through our glowing screens. We pay for … Continue reading

May 20, 2017 · 10 Comments

10 Lessons Yoga has Taught Me So Far

I’ve recently started to do yoga on a regular basis.  It started with wanting to feel more calm, aware, and present, as well as to challenge myself with something new, but … Continue reading

May 16, 2017 · 13 Comments

There’s more to life

There’s more to life than staying at the top of your class. There’s more to life than running that fast. There’s more to life than owning the million-dollar house. There’s … Continue reading

March 26, 2017 · 9 Comments

Second place

I’ve always been the backup dancer the understudy the backing singer the silver medalist the substitute teacher the vice president the assistant manager the movie extra the follower always in … Continue reading

January 13, 2017 · 14 Comments

Why does it matter

Discover Challenge: Outer Layers Why does it matter what people think about you if they don’t know you?   Why does it matter what speed you are traveling if they … Continue reading

October 2, 2016 · 4 Comments

3 Day Quote Challenge – Day 3

“They laugh at me because I’m different; I laugh at them because they’re all the same.” – Kurt Cobain Sometimes, we want so badly to fit into society and to … Continue reading

September 17, 2016 · 2 Comments

3 Day Quote Challenge – Day 1

Thank you, writeshefali, for nominating me for the 3 Day Quote Challenge.  It’s always fun to do these challenges.  It allows me to use my creativity a bit more and gives … Continue reading

September 15, 2016 · 3 Comments

A piece of cake

Don’t just stare at me in admiration. I can already hear your salivation. Nothing wrong with having a treat. Happiness is what you need. One sweet bite is all it takes. Please, … Continue reading

September 5, 2016 · 9 Comments

Look in the mirror.

Want to see something gorgeous, beautiful, perfect? Look in the mirror. 😊

September 4, 2016 · 4 Comments