body image · bravery · goals · health · motivation

Tomorrow always becomes today, so start today

Self, life is hard.  Get over it. You will probably never have that perfect body you’ve dreamed of.  But… you have a good body.  You have a healthy body.  You have a body that can do so much!  Here’s the thing, though.  You will have to work every day of your life to keep it… Continue reading Tomorrow always becomes today, so start today

bravery · goals · happiness · lessons learned · motivation · priorities

lessons I have learned with some difficulty

Bring a sweater. If I’m not failing, I’m not trying hard enough. By doing a little bit each day, I can move mountains. Monumental tasks are usually not as awful as they seem. Always be kind to everyone. Self-discipline takes daily effort, and that’s OK! What’s fun for one person may not be fun for… Continue reading lessons I have learned with some difficulty

bravery · goals · health · make a difference · motivation · organization · priorities · time management

a new year

I’m sentimental.  I’m a dreamer.  I long for things to be orderly and predictable and calm.  I have ideas and ideals for myself.  I’m not always good at implementing those ideas and ideals.  But I still dream.  I still plan, and long, and aspire.  I will never stop setting goals for myself, and working for… Continue reading a new year

anger · body image · bravery · happiness · health · make a difference

i can be angry, or i can make a difference

A very long story short… I have lived some years with a certain degree of anger and resentment surrounding my health and my body image.  Who, exactly, gets to define what healthy means and what a body should look like, anyways?  Why does the world make us believe that we have to be a certain… Continue reading i can be angry, or i can make a difference