August Recap & September Intentions

August Recap Practice self-care. I spent last Sunday getting sugared, getting a mani-pedi, having tea with the girls, and then buying a dress. It was the girliest day ever. Learn to let go of control and just deal with my feelings. I struggled partway through summer, which is nothing new. I get the seasonal blues, feeling purposeless. Once work started, I delved into work and the present. … Continue reading August Recap & September Intentions

[Extra Long] Labor Day Weekend in Colorado

I’m home from Colorado and well rested, physically and mentally! I took a long weekend, starting on Thursday evening in Boulder. Friday Kris & Jordan arrived on Friday so I headed back to Denver to pick them up. Our first stop was Chautauqua Park in Boulder to hike the 1st and 2nd Flatirons. This was my third time up and it never gets old or easier … Continue reading [Extra Long] Labor Day Weekend in Colorado

Leaning Into Friends (Day Trip to Temecula)

No one would ever say I have a “resting bitch face.” I have the opposite of that. I’m the opposite – happy, positive, and friendly. But it’s not what it seems and I too get tired and sad. My life sometimes feels like a romantic movie. Recently, I’ve struggled with some personal, existential stuff. I was trying to distract myself from my problems by supporting … Continue reading Leaning Into Friends (Day Trip to Temecula)

July Recap & August Intentions

July Recap Practice letting go of my insecurities. I never realized how deep these insecurities ran. When I find confidence in one area (my body), I’ve transferred my insecurities into other parts (relationships). I saw myself looking for affirmation, to know I’m doing things right. Show affection. It keeps getting better and better and more natural. I started to trust people to want my affection. I … Continue reading July Recap & August Intentions