Pain. Chaos. Coping. And finding the beauty. //

Can I be honest for a moment, friends? This week kicked my ass. No really...it did. But like anything in life, there are always silver linings and little moments of joy we can grasp onto in the midst of the "oh my god, what is happening?!" kind of lessons.  While this past week seemed to [...]

Why you’re not afraid of an unknown future //

I went for a beautiful walk around Pasadena yesterday evening, and as I looked around at families, couples, homes and front yards, my mind wandered to the future. Have you ever had one of those days (or weeks) where upon waking up, you already have a sense of worry or dread? You're not alone. I've [...]

What’s Your Weakness?

As I was doing my usual Pinterest scroll the other night, I stumbled upon the t-shirt above, and I couldn't stop laughing. I really related to that feeling of exhaustion before there is even reason for the exhaustion. The ironic part of this article is that I am currently sipping on a hot cup of [...]