• Lifestyle

    Finding Confidence

    Confidence is weird. A feeling and attitude that should come from inside is all too often attached to other people’s perceptions of you. It’s almost as if you have no right to feel confident about yourself unless you’ve received the nod from a large group of your peers. Unless you get a standing ovation or a certain amount of likes on your social media post, then you need to dim that smile because obviously there’s nothing you should be feeling happy about. I’m not ridiculing the society that lives this way; I’ve been the same way for the longest time now. I was teased overly for things that I am…

  • Lifestyle

    Motivation

    Finding motivation is a constant battle.   From getting the motivation to work out or eat a salad when all you want is a nice, greasy burger to sometimes just the motivation to get out of bed in the morning. I’ve had a lack of motivation on all those fronts and I will admit that it’s still a daily struggle. I still find myself procrastinating a lot and only completing the work I need to at the very last minute. I sometimes have days when I struggle to get out of bed; when all I want to do is hide out from my problems. I’ve read books and scriptures and…