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My Bad: Dealing With Mistakes

I’m not quick to admit this, but I actually make mistakes all the time. Blame it on poor judgment, clumsiness, exhaustion, whatever.¬†And, I’m not really sure if this a perfectionist thing or just a human thing, but I’m also very aware of these mistakes, which, I think, is far worse than making the mistakes in … Continue reading

Stay Encouraged

I have to say that I really love the support I get for this blog – especially when I haven’t written for a couple of weeks or so. It really keeps my going, and I’m so appreciative. So with that said, my topic today is extremely fitting. In my last post, I had just landed … Continue reading

Everything Happens For A Reason

The last few weeks have been quite the roller coaster. From job interviews to rush writing assignments to potty training a new puppy, I’ve barely had a second for myself to just relax. Fortunately, a lot of good has come out of these last few weeks as well. On top of bringing home that aforementioned … Continue reading

Lessons in Courage

It’s raining here in the Bay Area. So that, coupled with a bad case of the Mondays, is making it a little more difficult than usual to get going. But here I am! I’ve been thinking an awful lot about courage in the past week. Among my siblings–and perhaps my friends too–I’ve always been the … Continue reading

Find Your Inspiration

It’s very fitting that Mother’s Day is this weekend, because my week has been all about strong and successful women. In the past couple weeks, I’ve been so consumed with wedding stuff, volunteering and copy writing, that it’s been a little more difficult than usual to find unique inspiration. Not only was this making me … Continue reading

Why Perfectionism Sucks

For as long as I can remember, I’ve always been really hard on myself. My earliest memory of this is when I confronted my fourth grade teacher for giving me an A- on a log cabin I built completely from popsicle sticks. I cried all the way home when she refused to go any higher. … Continue reading