Can Gratitude Change More Than Just Your Attitude

Can Gratitude Change More Than Just Your Attitude?

In high school I signed up for a class called Leadership – well, I wouldn’t say I “signed up” so much as I “applied.” This wasn’t simply an elective anyone could take. It was specifically for juniors and seniors who demonstrated exemplary leadership in school or community activities. Interested students had to submit an application and write an essay explaining why they deserved to be in the class. Only about thirty students were chosen each year, and I honestly didn’t think I had a chance…

Living In The Discomfort Zones

Living in the Discomfort Zones

The best, and simultaneously scariest, surprise I’ve ever received was my dog, Danny. I came home one day after work nearly two years ago to find my husband had bought, unbeknownst to me, the cutest little black pug puppy as a gift for my birthday, and my initial reaction was…

3 Reasons Reading Will Help You Blossom

3 Reasons Reading Will Help You Blossom

Reading is the number one activity I recommend to people just starting out on the journey of blossoming into their best, truest selves. In fact, I’ve even listed it as the first activity on 30 Days of Blossoming because I truly believe it is the most accessible place to start…