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Tag: Life

Gratitude and a Half Glass

Gratitude and a Half Glass

As difficult as it is to admit, I complain an awful lot. Let me paint it a different way, when I’m unhappy about something, I tend to focus on the source of my unhappiness or whatever I think is missing. To be honest, some of […]

Good Vibes Only: Unpacking x Lessons Learned

Good Vibes Only: Unpacking x Lessons Learned

I drafted a blog plan for this month and was supposed to be putting finishing touches to the article planned for today, but I decided to break the newly formed routine just for this week. We’re three months into 2019 and Q1 is almost gone. I […]

Note to My Younger Self

Note to My Younger Self

Not too long ago, I used to beat myself up for my missteps in the past, failing to realize that I didn’t know better and that I acted based on the information I had at the time. I started to note some of those things […]

A Fighting Spirit

A Fighting Spirit

As you move through the phases of your life, you find that the hurdles never stop. Each conquered hurdle is succeeded by another seemingly insurmountable challenge and on the cycle continues. You may catch a lucky break in between, but I wouldn’t get too comfortable. […]

Happy New Year

Happy New Year

Every year, I write a yearly review to evaluate my year and send it in to stories.ng. This year, I opted to not do that, partly because I didn’t have much to share and partly because I didn’t feel like sharing. But I’ll still attempt […]

Notes on Thanksgiving

Notes on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. Every year, I write a customary thanksgiving post and as this year’s thanksgiving draws near again, it’s time to reflect on life and what we’re thankful for. I am thankful for.. …my life. I have said it before […]

Month-in-Review: October

Month-in-Review: October

It’s the end of another month and we see the year slowly drawing to a close. We’re making Thanksgiving and Christmas plans already and soon enough we’ll be saying Happy New Year again. I can’t believe the year is almost gone. I’m tempted to say […]

Living My Best Life

Living My Best Life

All too often, we hear and see the phrase ‘living my best life’ loosely thrown around in conversation by millennials to demonstrate the essence of living life to the fullest. It is a choice caption used in social media posts with accompanying hashtags like #livingmybestlife […]

Getting to Know the Real You

Getting to Know the Real You

I am starting this post with some questions I feel I need to ask. What are you doing with your life? Do you realize that your life is a gift? Have you ever considered the kind of legacy you want to be known for long […]

Month-in-Review: August

Month-in-Review: August

The month of August was a good one. I started the month with renewed vigor (aka ginger) coming off my birthday high just a couple of days before so I was determined to make the best of the month and attack my goals with increased […]