“What then is freedom? The power to live as one wishes.” ~ Marcus Tullius Cicero The End It Movement is a coalition made of organizations across the world who fight against slavery to make sure everyone has the one right we all deserve FREEDOM. Whether it is the diamond mines in Africa, Human Trafficking occurring across the globe, or women ….
Category: The Modern Renaissance Woman
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“Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time. Never make your most important decisions when you are in your worst moods. Wait. Be patient. The storm will pass. The spring will come.” ~ Robert H. Schuller I have not done a “Hi! What is going on on in my life?” post ….
I am so insanely excited and grateful to be part of lifewithlilred’s Spring Guest Blogger’s Series. It was so much fun to channel some Spring for a very special edition of What DO I Wear Post?!?! Thank you so much to Sarah for having me! If you haven’t checked Sarah’s blog out please do! She has had an amazing group ….
“If you want to conquer fear, don’t sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.” ~ Dale Carnegie Oy Vey! I am two weeks back in the city, we are three weeks into 2017, and already I am slacking with life. (I apologize in advance for spamming everyone’s blogs yesterday, but I had to catch up!) In my ….
“We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” ~ Jawaharlal Nehru I have been seriously slacking in my blogging and writing in general. Between festivities, hiking and catching up with friends and family as ….
“Christmas, my child, is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it’s Christmas.” ~ Dale Evans Flying home this year for Christmas, I was unbelievably excited. The closer we got to the mountains, the whiter it got. For the first time in years, it was going to be a white christmas! You might think uh what? ….
“Christmas is the spirit of giving without a thought of getting. It is happiness because we see joy in people. It is forgetting self and finding time for others. It is discarding the meaningless and stressing the true values.” ~ Thomas S. Monson “Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.” ~ ….
“Some days, 24 hours is too much to stay put in, so I take the day hour by hour, moment by moment. I break the task, the challenge, the fear into small, bite-size pieces. I can handle a piece of fear, depression, anger, pain, sadness, loneliness, illness. I actually put my hands up to my face, one next to each ….
“Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.” ~ Euripides When my friend asked me to be in her wedding, I legit misted up. There was no saying it was allergies. I had only known her six years, which may not be considered long, but it was bonds forged under the worst circumstances which has created a ….
“It’s true, Christmas can feel like a lot of work, particularly for mothers. But when you look back on all the Christmases in your life, you’ll find you’ve created family traditions and lasting memories. Those memories, good and bad, are really what help to keep a family together over the long haul.” ~ Caroline Kennedy I remember jumping out of ….