Control

What does it truly mean to take control of our lives? I think the idea of it is not what we make it out to be. It's the balance of letting go and knowing when to stand our ground. Somehow that makes us in control. When I was growing up, I hid my emotions a … Continue reading Control

Real Talk

I was chatting with one of my good friends today and we were talking about the subject of realness. What does it mean to actually be real? I feel like in this world of influencers that I follow on Instagram, 90% of them are trying to be real but news flash: when you're trying to … Continue reading Real Talk

Viva la Vida

Life is a feeling. It's not something we possess. It's not about attaining money, fame, entitlement, friends, boyfriends, girlfriends, houses, cars, Instagram followers, booty calls, promotions, clothes, shoes or any one thing that we believe will bring us happiness. Nothing outside of us fills the empty hole in each of our hearts. I know we … Continue reading Viva la Vida

Mirrors

Life has a beautiful way of opening up when we least expect it. I look back a year ago from today: living in Denver and I was just told there was a possibility of my company moving me to New York. I decided at the beginning of the year I was going to move there … Continue reading Mirrors

Freedom

I read this quote the other day: "Freedom is acknowledging the mask you wear and having the courage to take it off." It's ironic that we all hide our true selves whether we realize it or not. We tell ourselves that we are free and independent and unique, yet everything we do is based on … Continue reading Freedom