Personal Growth

Saying ‘No’ to Others is Healthy for Your Mind, Body, and Spirit

February 8, 2017
Saying ‘No’ to Others is Healthy for Your Mind, Body, and Spirit

Have you ever said yes to someone’s request when in your heart you wanted to say no? We’ve all done this before and regretted saying yes. Saying no to others is healthy for your mind, body, and spirit. You are not a bad person if you say no to other people’s requests. In fact, it […]

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14 Lessons I Learned in 2016

December 22, 2016
14 Lessons I Learned in 2016

Today, I share 14 lessons I learned in 2016. This blog post is probably the shortest post I’ve ever written on this blog. I learned that: real friends are not always the same age or race as you are negativity is alive, but it’s up to you to focus on the positive it is okay […]

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Mindset is Critical when Making Lifestyle Changes (here’s why)

October 18, 2016
Mindset is Critical when Making Lifestyle Changes (here’s why)

You finally decided that you are ready for a change. The right mindset is critical when making lifestyle changes.  If you don’t have the right mindset, you can kiss your quest for change good-bye. Note:  The inspiration for this blog post comes from my friend. My friend is ready for a lifestyle change.  It is […]

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How to Trust the Process of the Journey, Without Worrying About the Outcome

October 10, 2016
How to Trust the Process of the Journey, Without Worrying About the Outcome

How To Trust the Process of the Journey, Without Worrying About the Outcome No matter what you set out to do, it is important that you trust the process of the journey without worrying about the outcome. It is easy to worry about the outcome when you do not know the journey will take you. […]

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Social Media (what I learned after being away for 30 days)

July 1, 2016
Social Media (what I learned after being away for 30 days)

My leave from social media has come to an end and I promised to share my experience with you. I learned many things, but today, I share three of the lessons I learned after being away for 30 days. No Social Media for 30 Days – What I Learned I learned that: Time is Valuable I learned […]

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I Am Not Using Social Media for 30-Days

June 1, 2016
I Am Not Using Social Media for 30-Days

Today marks the first day of my 30-day challenge of not using social media. I thought about doing this 30-day challenge a month ago, but someone convinced me that my presence on social media is important, especially if I want people to buy my products and/or services. Side note: I do not believe that my presence […]

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Am I Really Providing Value or Am I Wasting Time?

May 23, 2016
Am I Really Providing Value or Am I Wasting Time?

There are times when readers of this blog and followers on social media tell me I share needed and helpful content. I smile and thank them for their kind words. But I have asked myself many times, “Am I really providing value or am I just wasting my time?” Today’s post is not about me, […]

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It Is Not Over Until You Win

April 7, 2016
It Is Not Over Until You Win

Have you ever felt like giving up on your dream? You dream of being a healthy weight, getting fit, or having a successful business. It doesn’t matter what your dream is, you must not give up. You think that because you have not gotten the results that you want that your dream will never come […]

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Everybody Needs Somebody (even when you don’t think so)

March 14, 2016
Everybody Needs Somebody (even when you don’t think so)

Do you think that you can get through this life, reach your goals, or be all that you can without any help? If you think you can, do it all yourself, then you are sadly mistaken. Everybody needs somebody, even when you don’t think so. Today, I share how certain people help me see that I […]

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Be Patient (the most important thing you can do for yourself)

February 22, 2016
Be Patient (the most important thing you can do for yourself)

I have written about wanting fast weight loss, but this post is not about weight loss, but more about wanting any goal you set to happen fast. Anything that happens fast is not always the best for you. Being patient is the most important thing you can do for yourself. The inspiration for this post […]

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