Striving to find some balance in my crazy little world.

A blog dedicated to what I am discovering in my journey in finding balance.


“Always take some of the play, fun, freedom, and wonder of the weekend into your week and your work.”
– Rasheed Ogunlaru, Life Coach
  • Budgeting 101 (or not)

    Write about your approach to budgeting. My approach to budgeting? Honestly, I don’t even know where to start! I mean don’t we all want to unlock the secret to the perfect budget? I have had different approaches over the years. And while all have yielded some sort of success, I never seem to be able…

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  • Why is wellness important to you?

    Today I had someone ask me where my passion for wellness come from? I thought to myself well this is a really easy question to answer. In truth it took me 30 minutes to actually answer. I went back and forth to the message. I typed and deleted and typed again. Do you want to…

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  • That escalated quickly

    Have you ever come out the other side of something and just gone what the hell was that?’ Those last couple of months of 2022 were rough, and it did leave me standing there going what on earth just happened? It honestly felt like I was on a train that was hurtling along the tracks…

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  • “Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.”

    I quite often live in the past. I focus on the what ifs. What if I said this instead? What if I did this differently? Would the outcome still be the same? I love the quote in the title of this post. While it’s good to reflect on what has happened and why? You shouldn’t…

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  • Have you ever experienced imposter syndrome?

    What exactly is imposter syndrome? Have you ever heard of this term before? Wikipedia defines impostor syndrome, also known as impostor phenomenon or impostorism, as a psychological occurrence in which an individual doubts their skills, talents, or accomplishments and has a persistent internalized fear of being exposed as a fraud Honestly, I had never heard of this idea of imposter…

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  • How to develop a growth mindset

    Have you ever heard of the term growth mindset? The first time I ever heard this term, I was participating in a training for my job as a Child Care Educator. My director at the time showed us a video all about the work of someone called Carol Dweck, and the power of yet. The…

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