still i rise

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when you came across the inspiration for your tattoo, you just knew that it was speaking to your soul. you knew it was the one even though you kept searching for other “small inspirational wrist tattoos”. you knew right where you wanted it so that it could provide inspiration in those moments you needed most to remember just how awesome you are.

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Tattoo Time: I did it!

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This past Tuesday, while in Calgary, I decided I wanted to finally get that tattoo I've been talking about for a few months now. I looked up tattoo shops, read reviews, set my Sidekix app (think of Waze, but for walkers)¬†for the route, and went on my … [Continue reading]

Calgary Reflections, Take 2

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Wanderlust: A desire to travel, to understand ones very existence.The last time I was in Calgary, I was moved beyond belief. It was such an incredible experience to have had that time to do all the things, some of which I knew I wanted to do … [Continue reading]

Choose Joy. Always.

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"Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose joy and keep choosing it every day." - Henri J. M. NouwenDo you do that? Do you choose joy every day?Are you living life and choosing to see all the good, even in the times when it is … [Continue reading]

Merging Into One Girl

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Two lives. One girl. One deep desire to merge the two, but scared as hell to do it. Desperately seeking the place of vulnerability so that I can show my authentic self to the world. Why? Because deep down in my heart I have the feeling that I am … [Continue reading]