I was aiming to write and schedule this blog post this past weekend, but instead, I am just getting to it (it is Wednesday). My goal was to publish the blog posts related to mental health on Monday through Wednesday of this week. When Sunday night came, I realized we would not publish them back to back as I hoped, which was okay. I was fine with spreading them out and publishing each one on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
On Tuesday night, I began to worry. I was concerned I would not be able to write and share my story from the heart. Every time I worked on my blog post, I would type then delete every word I would come up with. I could not find my spark and struggled to write from the heart.
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Ever since high school, I knew my purpose was to serve others. I have always been passionate about mental health, and after receiving several years of education and experience in the field, I always thought I understood it too. It was not until I actually had to fight my own battle against depression and anxiety to gain a complete understanding of what it was truly like. I am very private with my personal life, and for a long time, I wanted to keep it that way. However, after praying long and hard about it, I knew my story needed to be shared with others in hopes of impacting lives in a positive manner.
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Over the next few days, you can expect blog posts revolving around mental health. My little sister and I have collaborated to raise awareness around this topic we are passionate about. She is currently a graduate student studying to become a Licensed Specialist in School Psychology. She will begin her internship this August, and God willing, will graduate in May 2020.
We took the time to meet and define our goal for each blog post. Our final conclusion was to raise awareness, provide helpful resources, and share how we overcame past difficulties.
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Ahhh, summer is almost here!!! And your girl is so ready for it!!! I know summer vacations are just around the corner so I went ahead and scouted pretty bags for you!
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Thank God for amazing podcasts. For a person who is always on the go, podcasts have easily become my lifesavers. I daydream about the day I meet these amazing people to thank them for their wisdom, honesty, and time.
On a long commute last week, I came across an interesting episode from the Ed Mylett Show. I was so moved by this episode, I actually felt something inside me spark. My desire to continue growing reached a new level by the end of it.
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I am so excited to share today’s picks with you! It is a shift dress created and designed for the lady who loves and appreciates comfort.
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It is not a secret, I love Latin American food. I did not grow up eating it, but let me tell ya’, once you move out and explore the world, you discover many things!
I hope you enjoy this mouth-watering recipe as much as I have the past few years!
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First of all, no one knows your special lady like you do but if the woman has not been dropping hints, then this is the right place to start.
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Cheers to the freaking weekend! You can bet watermelon margaritas are in order to celebrate Cinco de Mayo! We will be making our homemade version, I’ll link it here in case you decide to try it. It is fresh, delicious, and simple.
For the first time ever, shoes were chosen as my Profresh Friday Picks. I have a feeling this will not be the last time either. Hope you love shoes as much as I do!
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Happy, happy Thursday! How are you today? What’s new in your life? Anything exciting happening this month?!? Or maybe next month? Perhaps you are planning a sweet summer getaway or you are finally having a relaxing weekend at home. Ah, I hear you, sister. Whatever it is, it certainly is nice having something to look forward to each day.
If you follow along on Instagram (or IG), you know I am quite excited for this month! My sister’s baby shower is coming up, Mother’s Day is around the corner, the weekend after is my sweet husband’s birthday, and on the last weekend of May, we are traveling to NYC to hang out with my best friend!
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