Rule breaker

Wow. It’s been a while. And I’ve read somewhere that I’m breaking some blogging rule by saying that. But over time, I’ve realized that some rules are there because they’re necessary–they really do protect you and the people around you. Fake rules, on the other hand, are attempts made by others to control you because what … Continue reading Rule breaker

Zzzzz….

I’ve been really relishing my time off only doing the things that I really want to do. So I’ve been climbing, cooking, catching up on Korean dramas on Netflix, and taking small trips. It’s been a therapeutic and restful break thus far. And I feel like the rest I’ve been taking is more productive than … Continue reading Zzzzz….

Connected but alone

I watched the TED video of the day today, and I agreed with it so wholeheartedly that I had to write a post about it. Because lately, a lot of people have told me that their feeling pretty lonely. Myself included. I have a fairly antagonistic relationship with technology. As someone who has seen technology’s impact … Continue reading Connected but alone

Be extraordinary

I’ve never really fit in. And to be honest, I’ve never felt like I’ve wanted to. I can’t ever recall a time when I wasn’t creative, energetic, enthusiastic, optimistic, and interested in doing things in a slightly different way. And if you’re this kind of person, you know that there is a lot of pressure … Continue reading Be extraordinary

Be generous

I read this article a few weeks ago about being generous in marriages and then about being supportive of other women invested in their success. Both articles got me thinking about giving and generosity in all relationships. And I’ve come to realize that being generous is at the core of all good relationships. Forget great communication, … Continue reading Be generous