3 Reasons Why Self-Reflection is Crucial to Making the Most Out of Every Experience // life updates

They say new year is a time to set new goals and resolutions.

Me? I believe that setting goals is important, but it is as crucial as reflecting on our own past. Sometimes making resolutions and reflections can be stressful for you, and that’s okay – trust me, I understand completely. I’m always on the look for ways to be a productive potato all awhile maintaining my own personal wellness and not working itself overload.

Today, I’m going to share some reasons why I feel self – reflection is important, and how those may help make the process less stressful. I hope that you’ll find one or two points that may be of use to you! I know that I’m only sharing 3 points, but I feel like they are important ones that have inspired me, and hopefully they’ll do the same to you.

Let’s dive right in, shall we?

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10 Reasons Why You Deserve Love Just The Way You Are

For many of us, allowing ourselves to embrace the fact that we deserve love is a constant struggle.

It may be in a more romantic way, but it may also be with friendships and family relationships. Or, it may be more in a way where you find it hard to love yourself. There are many things that we may find hard in life, and sometimes we might need a little encouragement and inspiration to let us know that we aren’t alone.

Today, I’ll be sharing 10 reasons why we all deserve love just the way we are. Personally, I have struggled with self-love and accepting who I am for my whole life – I am even still to this day. With this post, I hope that I can be that smol bit of encouragement and motivation that someone needs out there 🙂

Let’s dive right in, shall we?

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Talking About My Insecurities // My Life as an Introvert

Hi friends, and happy Saturday 🙂 How are you all? Today’s post is going to be a smol bit different – I realized that I don’t talk about these things a lot here, and I feel like doing this will help me, and hopefully someone out there too. This isn’t my normal *cough* more interesting *cough* posts, but I have been thinking about this for a while. I hope that this isn’t going to be really boring, but hey, I tried my best 😅

So, let’s get this started and dive right in, shall we?

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The Truth About Mental Health // #BreakTheStigma

Most of you probably already know, that advocating for mental health is something that is extremely close to my heart. I feel like this is often overlooked, stigmatized, used as adjectives, as well as romanticized. One of my main goals – aka why I started this blog in the first place – is to help break the stigma, raise awareness for mental health, and hopefully help anyone struggling with anxiety or depression.

My goal with this post isn’t to judge anyone – instead, I hope that it can give some insight on what it really is, and maybe, even hopefully helping someone on their journey to wellness, whatever it may be for them.

Note: I am not a mental health professional – I’m just sharing my beliefs and thoughts 

Before I begin this, I will be mentioning about some of the events that has been circling around the media. Reader discretion may be advised.

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Room Tour 2018 // Minimalist Aesthetics // 3 Days 3 Quotes Tag

Hi friends!

To everyone, rooms may have different impressions and representations. It may be a safe haven for you. Or, it could be a focus area. Maybe where you can find peace within. Whatever it may mean to you, I suppose we can all agree that we like it organized and pretty, whether it really is or not 😅 In today’s post, I’ll be giving you a small tour of my room, as well as doing the 3 Days 3 Quotes Tag challenge.

Let’s dive right in, shall we? *hup*

note // so sorry that this is off my usual blogging schedule – I forgot to schedule this *slaps forehead*

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Just by Being Brave

Did you know that…

being brave is realizing that it’s totally okay to be afraid

being brave is acknowledging your fears

being brave is reaching out for help 

being brave is doing that presentation even though you fear public speaking

being brave is learning how to say “no”

being brave is accepting your mistakes

being brave is trying 

being brave is not shutting yourself out from everyone else 

being brave is not bottling your emotions up

being brave is appreciating yourself 

being brave is accepting all emotions 

being brave is not letting your past dictate your future 

being brave is telling a loved one that you love them 

being brave is taking time off your daily schedule to practice self care

being brave is confronting your fears 

being brave is allowing yourself to cry instead of pretending everything’s okay  

being brave is giving a helping hand 

being brave is allowing yourself to enjoy life

being brave is being there to support someone 

being brave is trying to lessen your inner critic for yourself

being brave is taking a well needed break 

being brave is reminding yourself to breathe 

being brave is not giving up on yourself 

being brave is being you

and so much more…

 

Bravery comes in so many forms. The knight in shining armour, riding a dragon, and fighting this evil witch – we’d always think that the “fighting” part is what courage is. Yes, that’s true – it takes guts. But what do I really think? I think that the part when the knight decides to hop onto his dragon and taking off is the bravest part of all.


let's take flight, shall we

haven’t done these types of posts in awhile *brushes off dust* what is your definition of being brave? thoughts on my randomly weird perspective? do you agree/disagree with any of my blurbs above? tell me everything! comment away lovelies – remember to take care of yourselves ❀

forever yours, kimberly

7 Positive Ways to Deal with Sticky Situations // Tips and Tricks

Unfortunately, life doesn’t always go the way we want it to go.

Sometimes we may feel disappointment. Regret. Anger. Jealousy. Panic. As well as a whole slew of other emotions. There is no bad emotion; every is there for reason, but at times we may feel like it’s the worst thing that could happen to us.

Today, I’m sharing 7 positive ways to deal with sticky situations, where you can hopefully release yourself from the tight grasp. It’s been awhile for me – trying to figure out this, and that… I feel like there’s a lot I can improve on self care, and I’m glad that I have gathered up the bits and pieces of my messed up life found some ideas for it. Let’s dive right in, shall we?

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