Life Changing Lessons from Eckart Tolle 

Source Eckart Tolle Quotes Some of my favorite quotes that help keep things in perspective for me. The Only Time We Have is NOW “Time isn’t precious at all, because it is an illusion. What you perceive as precious is not time but the one point that is out of time: the Now. That is precious […]

The First Generation College Student Burden

First Generation College Student Blessing or a Burden? A first-generation student in its simplest terms can be defined as a ” student with neither parent having any education beyond high school”. It is one of the most fulfilling accomplishments that you and your family can “share”. The degree represents the breaking of a cycle of an entire family […]

#GoSomePlaceNow Barcelona, Spain!

I just got back from Barcelona and the trip was nothing short of AMAZING. (All pictures and gifs unless otherwise noted belong to me. Please do not use without my permission!) Photo cred: GoSomePlaceNow It was our first time in Europe and we decided to go along with a travel group #GoSomePlaceNow. We honestly didn’t have the […]

Stop running from your pain.

“Suffering is not caused by pain but by resisting pain.” ~Unknown Pain. Grief. Sadness. We hate it, these are ugly words in our society. One of humans first basic instincts is to avoid being hurt, and since we all would like to avoid the breaking or losing of limbs on a daily basis it’s definitely […]

Watch the Thinker

Because YOU ARE NOT YOUR THOUGHTS! I know you guys have probably grown tired of me quoting Eckart Tolle but I cant stop because my life has improved so much from reading this book! Tolle says something in his book about “watching the thinker” and its because most of us let our mind and thoughts […]

Jamaica Recap

  Its not even the summer and Ive already knocked off one item on my Summer 2017 Bucket List! Jamaica was AMAZING!!! I had a blast, and I have been bit with a travel bug, Im planning on traveling a lot more this upcoming year. Rowan- our Rastafarian host. The View We saw Dunn River Falls, ate […]

Are you happy being unhappy?

You probably had to reread that title a couple of different times because who could possibly be happy being unhappy? To be honest it’s more common than you think. So many of us blame our unhappiness on our life circumstances. “I dont have enough money, I didnt have good parents, I didnt have support growing up. If […]

You Are Not Your Mind.

In the English language, the brain and mind have almost become synonymous. We are multilayered beings, we are so complex that even in all the years we have been on this earth we have yet to have a full understanding of ourselves and therefore we can never truly experience the world. The trick to living a […]