I was driving to the gym this morning, going faster than I probably should have been. I’d been 5 minutes behind schedule since I woke up. For some reason, I couldn’t seem to move my body fast enough to get ready on time, and now I was trying to make up for that by driving… Continue reading Mini-Post: Wearable Fitness Trackers
I was talking with a male coworker once about another one of our female peers. I told him that I’d asked for her advice on something, and he said this to me: “She’s highly respected here. She’d be good to get close to. But she’s also very ambitious, so be careful. She might try to… Continue reading Mini-Post: Female Ambition
I’ve always wanted to make sure I’m a life-long learner. I’ve told people (only half-joking) that I want to collect post-graduate degrees like some people collect stamps. I really enjoy being a student. You read textbooks, take quizzes, participate in discussions... I did it for so long that I eventually became an expert at it.… Continue reading Mini-Post: Lifelong Learner
A few weeks into starting the planning process for this blog, I attended a bible study with some very wise women. We were discussing how much pressure we all feel to strive for constant perfection. There’s so much content out there on social media that encourages us to be perfect in appearance, in parenting, in… Continue reading Mini-Post: GoalGetting vs. Striving for Perfection
There are a lot of expectations on us in this world. We have to play a lot of roles. Efficient employees. Loving, yet disciplining parents. Respectful children. Thoughtful bosses that lead our team with dignity and respect. Loyal friends. Fun coworkers. Loving spouses. Excellent students. Altruistic Volunteers. It’s impossible to be all of these people… Continue reading Mini-Post: All things to all people
Happy New Year, everybody! I hope you’re recovering from a crazy night of fun and laughter. I’m currently enjoying my last day of a 4-day weekend. It’s been relaxing, productive and fun, but I’m ready to get back to work and launch into this New Year with renewed energy. Since it’s the first day of… Continue reading Mini-Post: New Year’s Day
Merry Christmas, world! Today is a day that means a lot of things to a lot of people. For some people, this time means relaxing in front of the fire with friends and family. Some see it as a time of stress while they plan the perfect Holiday for in-laws and cousins they’d rather not… Continue reading Mini-Post Monday: Christmas Day
Hey everyone! This post is the first post of its kind, and I’m excited to introduce it! I’m going to start publishing “mini-posts"! While my weekly Thursday posts will be longer, more researched, and accompanied by a video, my “mini” posts are going to be shorter, and more personal, with tidbits of information about my… Continue reading INTRODUCING: Mini-post Mondays! And I’m graduating!