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One Month Ago

I wrote this draft over a month ago and decided not to publish it. Feeling somewhat better now, I have decided to share what I was feeling then. 6 April 2020. Today's been hard. The world I write to you from today is very different from the world I wrote to you from less than… Continue reading One Month Ago

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Goals for 2015 Wrap-Up

2015 has been a good year for me, and I really kept my goals in mind as I made decisions throughout the year. In this post, I'll go over how I think everything went! You can find my original post with my goals for 2015 here, and you can find my mid-year check-in here. One // Build a… Continue reading Goals for 2015 Wrap-Up

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Check-In: Goals for 2015

We are roughly halfway through the year, and I figured it was time to check-in and see how I'm doing goal-wise for 2015. You can find my original post with my goals for 2015 here. This is a long post, so here we go... One // Build a healthier lifestyle I've lost about five pounds this year, which… Continue reading Check-In: Goals for 2015

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Goals for 2015

Happy New Year!! As things go, a new year means New Year Resolutions, and I've never been a big fan of those. During my job as an Academic Success Coach last year, I learned about SMART Goals, and they're designed like this: S - Specific: Know exactly what you want to accomplish. M - Measurable:… Continue reading Goals for 2015

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On My Radar: Week 5

It's been a good week! My husband and I applied to be a Big Couple, applied for an apartment, and celebrated Halloween. We were Steve and Blue from Blues Clues! Hopefully you all had a good week as well. This week, I came across a lot of interesting reads and ideas, and here are the top things that… Continue reading On My Radar: Week 5

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On Mindfulness and Living

For six weeks this summer, I took a free mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) class that my university's counseling and psychological services offers each semester. We talked about and practiced some breathing techniques, mindful eating, mindful walking, metaphors, yoga, and ways to slow down life in general. As students, we are busy bees. Multitasking is a way… Continue reading On Mindfulness and Living