Keeping Positive Energy

I learned that dealing with life is simply perspective based and choice driven. You can choose to complain endlessly or you can shut up and change it. Being positive goes a long way. Granted, it isn't always the easiest or most ideal way of dealing with things, but it's a far cry from being negative and bitter. 

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Minimalism: Where to start

My want, need, to be minimal came about through constant cleaning, anxiety, and wanting to spend more time doing things I enjoyed rather spending it cleaning all the time. Cleaning is literally all I do most days. I have an active 19 month old and a 8 month old. They really keep me busy. So I decided to look into minimalism and try to minimize our belongings in hopes of it cutting down my cleaning time.

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Becoming Series: Disappointment + Moving Forward

Sometimes life takes an unexpected turn leaving you to wonder why. Sometimes the pain is from the disappointment in things not going the way you had planned. Living in that moment it may seem like a road block has completely kept you from your goal. The thing is, everything has a reason. Look closer with me and see how disappointment can be the very thing you need.

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Zero Waste: Shopping

My ventures in starting my Zero Waste journey has begotten a lot of research. The main thing I needed to know was what would shopping look like for me? Here in Dallas where I live it isn't hard to find a store but finding a store that has lots of bulk options, sourcing local meats, and finding times to go to farmers markets is something I have had to take care in.

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7 Ways To Promote Mental Health

When making an effort to become happier, healthier, and successful, I feel we often forget about our overall wellness. Wellness is the state of being in good health but that doesn't just mean the physical aspect of it. Focusing on you mental health is just as important, if not more important, than the physical. Mental health issues like depression can turn into bad situations. It is even worse when left unacknowledged. 

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