The beginnings of anything can be difficult.
It doesn’t matter if it’s going back to school, starting over in a career, moving to a new city, or even small events like writing a blog or breaking into a new exercise routine.
It feels new and different and that can get uncomfortable. Or even awkward.
It’s so hard to create new habits and let go of old ones. The old habits are ingrained into our brains and bodies. Read More
A few weeks ago, I took time off. I hit the road for 9 days and didn’t have much cell phone service for most of the journey. It really cut me off from the outside world and forced me to be present. It’s also the longest amount of time off I’ve had in almost 2 years.
Which also means I didn’t do anything work related including taking 2 weeks off from blogging. And last week was a little bit more hurried since I was going out of town again! Read More
That was a soothing, relaxing, kind of “ahhh” vs. a screaming, panicked one. Read More
I recently took an entire week off from work to hit the road and go off and sight see and sort of disconnect from everything. I ended up really disconnecting from everything cause I had awful cell phone service, all the way till Nebraska.
As in, I'm on break till the 13th! I'll be travelling all over the NorthWest and will be updating once I'm back in my hometown! Read More
One awesome thing about working for yourself is that you have the capability to be somewhat location independent.
Meaning, you can bring your work wherever you go. Or your work can come to wherever you are.
Take for instance, right now. I am currently in Portland, Oregon having driven down last night to catch a show at the Hawthorne Theatre. I stayed the night in town and am now writing this in my hotel room. Read More
Wowee it is FREEZING outside right now. I mean really cold.
I woke up and it was 19 degrees outside this morning!
It was okay though, I got to warm up in the best way possible by making myself a cup of hot tea and heading over to 24 hour fitness in Bellevue and taking an energizing yoga class from Tara Stiles herself who was visiting for the weekend promoting her newest book. Read More