Posts tagged love
Confessions: In My Life, With You

This weekend was all about gratitude. I have so much to be thankful for: a mostly drama-free childhood full of happy memories made possible by my two amazing parents who worked tirelessly to provide for their two kids, a job that (while exhausting,) keeps my mind sharp and hands busy, and a beautiful home that keeps me warm and safe as I listen to raindrops pitting against the roof over my resting head. I'm thankful for my friends & family in every corner of the world, the gorgeous Autumn weather in Austin, and the simple joys of baking a pumpkin pie on Thanksgiving Eve. But what I'm most grateful for this year is the partner by my side. 

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On Kindness: Practicing Self-Love When You Feel Too Busy

Happy Summer! We're already mid-way through the season... can you believe it?? Summers especially seem to go by quickly - and what better season to celebrate yourself and slow things down a bit? This is a reminder in self-love for those who feel like ditching work for a lay in the sun, for those who want to go on a cooking-hiatus and eat popsicles for dinner, and for those who are packing for a summer trip. Now is the perfect time to show yourselves a little extra kindness. Here are a few suggestions.

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Mindfulness: For if I Ever Have a Child

I'm twenty-six years old. I don't know what lays in my future. I have a vague sense that I'll one day have children: I would love to adopt. Life has a way of happening, though, interrupting dreams and hungrily eating up time. So, you never know. But if I do have a child, I'd want him to know that the two most important things in this world are kindness and bravery. The following is the list of things I'd want him to know as truth.

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