Motherhood

5 Reasons I Chose To Not Sleep Train My Baby

In my early 20's, I didn't understand why mother's would run to their crying baby and not sleep train. Shocking, right? I had strong opinions about how babies should be forced into independence. These weren't my own of course. It was all conditioning. However, the older I got and the more I started to understand… Continue reading 5 Reasons I Chose To Not Sleep Train My Baby

Advertisements
Mind/Body/Spirit

8 Ways To Process Your Emotions

The importance of emotional health in our society is not good. Honestly speaking, capitalism and consumerism are driven by emotion based decision making. Rates of anxiety, stress, and depression are increasing. The existential truth about the human condition is a shocking revelation that can be confusing to process. Personally, I feel that people don't understand… Continue reading 8 Ways To Process Your Emotions

Let's Be Real, Relationships

According To This Study, Women Primarily Gossip About Women Who Are A Threat

Let's be real, you have been the victim of gossip in your life, maybe even more times than you can count. I have experienced gossip through out my entire life. Gossip has made me feel betrayed, angry, misunderstood, and helpless. Unfortunately, I have been the victimizer of gossip as well. However, I have never made… Continue reading According To This Study, Women Primarily Gossip About Women Who Are A Threat

Fitness, Lifestyle, Mind/Body/Spirit

5 Things To Do Every Day For A Productive Week

Everyday is the opportunity to begin anew. Here's perspective for you: we die every night. The act of deliberate accountability in your evolution is the awareness that pieces of you die every night. The next day you are reborn...or what religion refers to as being resurrected. I mention this because keeping this in mind at… Continue reading 5 Things To Do Every Day For A Productive Week

Mind/Body/Spirit

Shadow Work: Guide To Recovery & Enlightenment

Are you interested in taking the journey to enlightenment of self? Do you wish to have more inner peace? Are unsure about your triggers and why they happen? Do you have unresolved trauma? Do you want to know what shadow work entails?  I wanted to make shadow work a blog post, but decided to gather… Continue reading Shadow Work: Guide To Recovery & Enlightenment

Mind/Body/Spirit

5 Minute Visualization Technique Before Bed That Works

If you have not already, please read my post about visualization techniques before you proceed. I want you to be aware of what it is and how powerful it can be to manifest your own reality. The purpose of this technique is to plant your seed of intention into the subconscious mind. You have the… Continue reading 5 Minute Visualization Technique Before Bed That Works

Mind/Body/Spirit

It’s Not About Positive Vibes Only: Why It’s Important To Not Ignore Your Shadow

“People will do anything, no matter how absurd, in order to avoid facing their own souls. One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.” ― Carl Jung, Psychology and Alchemy When I first began my spiritual journey, I had this notion that it was all about "positive… Continue reading It’s Not About Positive Vibes Only: Why It’s Important To Not Ignore Your Shadow

Lifestyle, Mind/Body/Spirit, Motherhood

5 Ways That Your Self Care May Be A Toxic Coping Mechanism

When you become a parent, especially a mother, self-care is one of the most common topics you will hear from veteran parents. In all honesty, self-care is vital for new mothers because it is a deliberate act meant to address mental, spiritual, emotional and physical health. In my early 20's, my favorite areas of self-care… Continue reading 5 Ways That Your Self Care May Be A Toxic Coping Mechanism

Mind/Body/Spirit

5 Common Meditation Mistakes That Cause More Harm Than Good

Do you utilize meditation? If not, why don't you? You know what? I think I have an idea as to why you may not be meditating every day. When I first started meditating, I had so many different rules for relaxation. Crazy, right? I had to be in a certain room, a certain headspace, sitting… Continue reading 5 Common Meditation Mistakes That Cause More Harm Than Good

Mind/Body/Spirit

Intrinsic Versus Extrinsic Motivations And How To Use Them To Your Benefit

We are all motivated by different factors. Who we are to our core and our self-concept is where we draw our motivations. The image that we see of ourselves is developed from our personality, capabilities, and characteristics. When we are younger, the self-concept is moldable because we are still on a journey of self-discovery. As… Continue reading Intrinsic Versus Extrinsic Motivations And How To Use Them To Your Benefit