“Compromise where you can. Where you can’t, don’t. Even if everyone is telling you that something wrong is something right. Even if the whole world is telling you to move, it is your duty to plant yourself like a tree, look them in the eye, and say ‘No, you move’.” ― Christopher Markus One of…
Category: things that matter
If it isn’t helping you grow, it’s gotta go.
I like to think of this lesson in a more abstract way… Most people would read this and think I’m going to talk about calendars and saying no. However, my favorite way to think about growth is like a tree. Specifically a fruit tree. Fruit trees can grow wild and free and they can produce…
On The Edge Of 19:
This month I’m turning 19. During this month I want to share with you 19 lessons I’ve learned about myself, life, creativity, work, love, finances, and anything else I can think of that’s resonated with me in the past 18 years. This post is going to be the post that they all link back to….
plants and people are a lot alike.
Succulents are all the rage lately. The thing about succulents is that they are kinda like a crockpot – set it and forget it. Because succulents are desert plants they are meant to thrive with minimal attention. When you love a succulent too much you kill it. The trick is to water it and wait….
Thriving or Surviving?
A mutual friend recently told me, “You can’t thrive when you’re tired.” That hit me. She continued to say, “You’ll never reach your full potential until you get restored.” Talk about a punch in the gut. While I’m sure she has a lot more to say to me, that was all I could handle. Without…