One Year of Dreams Becoming Reality | One Year Blogging Anniversary

Today is a huge milestone for me. One year ago today, I pushed publish on my very first blog post! That one little click was really hard to make, it symbolized the ending of one era of my life and the beginning of the next one. It was the first of many dreams to become…read more

A Letter to my 18-Year-Old Self | 18 Lessons from 18 Years of Life

Last Monday, I celebrated my 19th birthday (say what!?) But, a few weeks ago, I wrote out this little letter of lessons that I learned after I turned 18. And, I decided to share most of them with you! (Some of them are a little to personal for the internet lol) Well, here goes nothing:…read more

10 Habits to form for a Happier Life

Hi friend! As you may or may not know, I’m a really happy person most of the time. (I really don’t know why exactly, I just am.) Because of that, I’ve decided to share 10 habits that I’ve worked to form over the years to live a happier and more fulfilled life! 1. Optimism Forming…read more

Blogs I Love – April 2018 Edition + Social Media Advice

Hi, friend! Today, I’m sharing 10 more Blogs I Love! Because of the re-brand, I wasn’t able to do a March edition to this series. But, look forward to meeting so many more bloggers in the future because I’m planning on continuing this series through the rest of 2018!!! I reached out to every blogger…read more

My Top 7 Tips to Have a Regret-Free Life

I’ve had some pretty crappy stuff happen to me in my life. I’ve been walked on by people. I’ve been abandoned by people I thought would stay in my life forever. I’ve been through a lot. 2017 was a really crazy year for me and I did more growing in that year then I think…read more

How I Run 4 Different Instagram Accounts Without Going Crazy

Yes, I have four different Instagram’s (well, 5 if you count my personal private one but that’s a whole other story.) I actually try to post on them 6 days a week (sometimes it’s more like 4, but it just depends on how my week goes.) Does this make me seem crazy? (Probably.) Here are…read more

7 Tips for Becoming a Morning Person

  How to Be a Morning Person: Are you a person? Is it before noon? Congratulations! You’re officially a Morning Person! Okay, sorry for the lame joke, I couldn’t resist. But, that is something that’s true. Being a morning person isn’t about how early you get up necessarily, it’s about the mindset you have about…read more

Perhaps Today – A Look into the Meaning of Life

Pink and black letters intertwine on the pale skin of my forearm. The edges are a little blurry, the black a bit faded, but the message is still clear. Two little words stand out against the canvas of my skin: “Perhaps Today.” These two little seemingly insignificant words are what I strive to live my…read more

Blogs I Love – February 2018 Edition

Today I’m sharing 10 blogs that I absolutely love! Come meet some bloggers and learn how you could be featured!

The Fight to Live

I want to preface this post a little bit. I had an odd burst of inspiration last Friday and wrote this. It’s completely fictional. But it’s also a bit of a spin off of mental illnesses as if they were actually demons instead of just inside of you. I will say, this story is more…read more

Quotes to Think About for June 2017

I love this quote because it reminds me that no matter what problems you have in your life you can still leave a legacy behind. There is no one in the world who can do what you can. For me, the measure of success is, how many people you can inspire and help. I want…read more

Confessions of an Anxious Brain (part 2)

Anxiety is weird. Anxiety makes me stress about everything. My least favorite sentence is “Just, calm down.”  My thoughts are literally, “I’d freaking love to ‘just calm down’ or to ‘just not worry about it.’  People tell me a lot to not worry about what I can’t control. For me, that’s like telling me to stop breathing….read more

What Truly Defines You?

“2 things define you. Your patience when you have nothing, and your attitude when you have everything.” -Anonymous- I love this quote because it reminds me what is important in life: When you have nothing, all you really have is your character. And out of your character, your patience is one of the most important…read more

What is a Good Day with Anxiety?

A good day with anxiety. What does that mean? For me, a good day means I was actually able to eat 3 full meals. When I’m in stressful situations and am having panic attacks I usually can’t eat. It’s honestly becoming almost normal for me to go up to 8 hours without eating when I’m…read more

New Years Resolutions in June?

I decided to make a (hopefully) relatable post about New Years Resolutions and where I am half way through 2017. In December 2016 I remember being inspired to make some resolutions for 2017. Let’s recap and see how my thinking has changed. Because, honestly, my goals and what I want to be doing right now…read more

More than Narnia

“I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but, because by it I see everything else.” C. S. Lewis I love this quote by C. S. Lewis and it is a good reminder of how we ought to live our lives. When God is first…read more

The Face Behind the Words

Hi, I’m Heather! I want to introduce you to the person behind the keys. Yesterday, I posted about my anxiety and really opened up for the first time. I don’t know why but I’m worried that people will forget about the real person here and only remember that I have anxiety. In reality, there is…read more

Confessions of an Anxious Brain

Anxiety, Depression, Schizophrenia, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Bipolar Disorder, Anorexia, Bulimia, and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). I’m 18, why are these relevant to me? Well, they are all mental illnesses. Why are mental illnesses relevant to me you ask? They are very close to me because I am almost positive that I have an…read more

Quote of the Day

“The world is going to judge you no matter what you do, so live your life the way you want to.” -Anonymous Every time I try to explain what I want to do with my life to someone I think about this quote. It’s a good reminder to me that I need to live my…read more