What are the results of fear-- the fear of failure, fear of disappointment, fear of the unknown, fear of rejection? The results are that we never try, never hope, never dream, and never ask for what we want. By allowing fear to be the driving force of life, we merely survive. I've been battling with… Continue reading Forget About Fear
What do I do with no schedule, no job, no plans? I wake up at five, read books ALL DAY, and learn how to cook. I have my daily routine in the morning: I meditate, self-practice, teach yoga to my parents, and wave them off as they go to work. Which kinda makes me feel… Continue reading The Power of Thoughts
Oh my god... I'm 25, unemployed, living at my parent's, and have NO IDEA what I want to do with my life. WHAT AM I GOING TO DO??!! not freak out. When I finished my contract with the Peace Corps in March, I freaked. the. eff. out. because I didn't have my next step planned… Continue reading What Does 5 Days of Silence Do?
As I walked out of the Quito airport mouth agape, I ran into the arms of a waiting Lucas. The snow-caped mountains, looming volcanoes, and deep valleys took my breath away-- literally-- as Lucas and I drove away from the city to Cumbaya. We arrived at Lucas's gorgeous home and was instantly greeted with a… Continue reading Hola Lindo, un Poco de Agua Por Favor?
It has taken me less than 3 days to finish Small Business Big Life by Louis Barajas. It's one of those "you have to read because it will change your life" books. Even if you're not looking to start a business, you should read it because it helps you understand your values and how to live a… Continue reading Why You Need to Read This Book
We need to take action to protect our earth... NOW. In the United States, it is easy for us to ignore climate change because it isn’t so in your face; we’re busy with our daily lives—driving here, driving there—the issue of climate change hasn’t been a top priority. We drink our coffee in to go… Continue reading Take Action, Save Our Planet
After spending two years in Vanuatu, it is so nice to finally be home- to see family, be around friends, and enjoy all the great things that encompass the United States of America. Everyone is a little older, kind of different, but mostly the same. Coming back to reality after having lived in a bubble… Continue reading Home Sweet Home