Just Keep Swimming

When learning how to swim, my instructor said, “You need to exaggerate your strokes. It will feel funny and may even look weird, but it will help you swim better.” See, I’m 5 foot 8 inches and she’s barely 5 feet tall. Although I was supposed to follow what she was doing, I couldn’t follow how she was doing it because we’re built differently. Her shorter limbs required less effort compared to my longer limbs. When trying to copy her smooth, fluid, Olympic-like strokes, my swimming looked more like I was having a darn temper tantrum...

Out With The Old

Many times we limit ourselves from achieving our full potential because we’re afraid of what the perception of this “new” us will be. We’re worried about others saying we’ve changed. Everyone wants to be “real” and having someone think we’re a hypocrite doesn’t exactly fit into that image...

3 Things 2017 Taught Me: Pt.3

I cant believe that this is the last post for 2017! (insert ugly cry) 2017 has been an AMAZING year for me. I was able to start coaching, blogging, joined amazing blog communities, started my degree in Life Coaching and also got accepted into a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapy program for next year. Spiritually, I’ve been growing. God has been stretching and using me; He keeps showing me more of my purpose every day and it’s been so exciting! The most important thing that 2017 taught me is...

3 Things 2017 Taught Me: Pt.2

The second thing that 2017 taught me (read what the first thing is here) is that failure is a large part of success. I was able to have an AMAZING year because of my past failures. For example, I have been able to relate to so many of my readers and recent clients because of my past failures. I do not have the typical story...

3 Things 2017 Taught Me: Pt.1

I cannot believe we are already at the end of 2017. This year has been full of new experiences for me as I started blogging (again) and coaching. So for the next few posts I’m going to share with you, three things that I’ve learned in 2017. Numero uno… People are watching you. (insert spooky music)