Why We Should Stop Fearing Adulthood

Adulthood. Something that we feared as a child and something that we fear now. But why is this? As a child, we fear that when we grow up we will lose the things that we value when we are young. Leisure, a lack of responsibility, and ease of life just to name a few. Ironically, these are the things that I now look back on during my younger years as once taking for granted. As we travel through life from childhood to adulthood the reasons behind the fear of growing old change. The fear doesn’t come with the…

How to Rediscover Motivation

Remember all of those motivating posts I had back in December and January? Yeah. Same. Where did that motivation go? Is this just what happens? Do you start out the year with all of this AMPED up motivation, and then March hits and it slowly fizzles away? This fizzling effect reminds me of the whole “I’m totally committing to getting healthy” thing that people tell themselves when they wake up extremely hungover on January 1st. You say it, but do you mean it? Or are you out drinking and eating chicken wings and fries the next weekend? (PS. no…

Spring is in the Air: March Goals

Oh. Hey there, March…where in the heck did you come from?? If I thought January went by quickly, then February felt practically non-existent. Is it because the month is shorter and we were technically jipped out of three days? Yeah, let’s go ahead and go with that.. Regardless, I must admit to you guys that I did not manage to accomplish several of my goals this month. Not to make excuses, but I dealt with a lot emotional and mentally in the past few weeks, most of which surrounded my recent solo trip out West. In actuality…