Happy #motivationalmonday everyone! If you want to be successful you have to set goals for yourself. I want to share with you my list of tips to setting goals and keeping yourself motivated.
When I think of today, International Day of the Girl, I think of all the fierce girls who live around the world. I think of the girls who have to fight for their voices to be heard. Girls who have to overcome barriers to receive their basic human rights. Girls who fight for freedom, fight... Continue Reading →
Oprah Winfrey gave a speech at Agnes College 128th Commencement. She spoke about a conversation that she had with Maya Angelou about Oprah's school in Africa. She told Maya "that's going to be my greatest legacy." Maya replied "you have no idea what your legacy will be." Oprah was confused but insisted that this school... Continue Reading →
I am here to talk to you today about having fun! It seems pretty simple right? But as a graduate student I find that sometimes the concept of fun can be hidden by my every day tasks that need to get completed. Sometimes we can get too caught up in our busy schedules which leads us... Continue Reading →
The first day of school is the "New Years" of September. Many students depict starting a new school year as a new beginning. New year, new teachers, new classes, new accomplishments. It is a new chapter in a student's personal book of adventures. A new school year is the perfect time to get into what I... Continue Reading →
How can you step away from the criticism and start accepting the bomb body that you DO have? Follow my few tips of how to be satisfied with the skin you're in!
Self-acceptance is a practice. It is a active practice that needs to be worked at over a period of time. Self-acceptance is a behaviour and an attitude. It's a mind-set and a choice. Self-acceptance is a very hard concept to practice, but it's something that will be forever worth your while.
I learned the difference between dreaming, and setting goals to go after your dream. Every person has a dream, but in order to get to your dream you need goals. And together your goals and your dream make up your vision.
Think back to a time in your life when you felt defeated. A time when you gave up, threw in the towel, and went home. Think of a time when you felt defeated BUT instead of giving up you overcame the situation. What was the difference? Did you change your approach? Your mindset? Your plan?... Continue Reading →