Can we get real for a moment? With so much information available to us, why don't we fight our funk more often?
It's not comfortable. Moving forward requires forethought, intention and pushing through a mode of life that we're used to.
Staying here requires nothing.
(Except our emotional well-being but you get what I'm saying.)
I don't know if you've had a moment like this during the holidays (my guess is a YEP), but let's flip the script for a second and imagine this holiday season as blissful. Sure, it's busy, but you're JOYFUL. You feel calm. A smile is naturally in your eyes without force. You're nestled deep in the moment.
You've let the undone things go. You've released other people's expectations of you and the guilt you normally feel is replaced by peaceful confidence. Your heart is light.
If you are who I think you are, giving meaningful gifts is a value you have. You also are probably thinking for a list of people stretched across different categories in your life, are mindful of your budget and can find yourself in a hurry at the last minute sometimes. You are probably an Amazon Prime member and that 2-day shipping saves your life several times a year. Congratulations. You are part of a large sisterhood. Sometimes, it can feel like giving something special and handmade can't go together with your current life demands. ESPECIALLY during the holidays. ...
Fall is for sure my best hair season. Is it the same for you? The bright sunshine, lower temps and lack of humidity makes my hair finally stop reaching for the heavens. It's cool enough to not have to live in a secured bun every second I'm exposed to the elements. I no longer have to decide between going outside or having a level of self-respect. So this mood board was a JOY. I feel all wispy and flowy and romantic. Wanna dive into this rapunzel paradise with me? For reference, I have brown frizzy/curly medium length hair that I...