9 Simple Things I Do To Live A Green Life

Everyone thinks “saving the world” takes some grand gesture from a great and powerful leader. The most potent of changes, though, comes from normal people like you and I, doing what we can to lead by example in making the world a better place from the inside out. Each one of us is capable of making a ton of difference and a huge dent, through small things everyday. Another misconception,...

5 Shows/Movies That Are Wonderfully Inspiring Entertainment

The entertainment industry gets a really bad wrap for being mindless. No doubt, there is a lot of mindless nonsense in the industry but it’s not all bad. There are tons of shows and movies out there that are wildly inspiring entertainment, and anything that inspires has a positive impact on the world. If you know me at all, it’s obvious that I stay wrapped up in entertainment in some...

10 Things You Can Do To Help The Bees

Bees are a major piece to our existence puzzle. Without them, there is no food and no food means no us. Our selfish human ways have taken a tole on many pieces of our planet and the bees have suffered greatly for it. Never fear though! It’s not too late to turn the tide and change our ways. Major change starts with me and you, doing what we can to...

5 Reasons I’m Not a Vegan

Let’s Not Shame the Not Vegan Folks I have recently became very intrigued by veganism. It fits very well with my “save the world” type of personality and it’s been very eye opening in many ways. I’ve never been a save the animals type of person (even though I have been known to get involved with the occasional WWF project) but I definitely don’t condone cruelty or abuse in any...

Mindful STRESS (INFJ Life)

Mindfulness is suppose to be calming and all zen. It’s suppose to help you better live life & be a better you. Mostly what I’ve found though, is mindful STRESS. Being INFJ, I see every path that leads to and stems from every decision I make. Add in mindfulness to this and top it off with some anxiety, I’m almost always stressed in some form or fashion. Throw in any life...

100 Things to Stop Denying Yourself for Abundance Manifesting

The Art of Allowance The only thing truly standing in the way of us having, doing and being everything that we desire is ourselves. It’s important to know and fully understand that. We’re all denying ourselves something. Often, things that could propel our success or progress if we would only allow it into our lives. Seemingly minor things in some cases, grand things in others. We fail to live in the...

Inner Activism for When Marches Aren’t Your Thing

Times are hard right now. Arguably, times have always been hard. It’s an aspect of life that touches us all as humans. Sometimes on small, personal levels, sometimes on grand scales. Dealing with these times can be hard. Especially when situations and circumstances make you to feel as though the entire world could erupt into flames any day. Will I wake up tomorrow to nuclear war? Will my children be...

15 Twitter Chats to Learn, Grow & Share

I love Twitter chats. I spend a lot of time in them because they are super valuable and super fun. They offer up a chance to: Connect to like minded individuals Learn something Share your knowledge Discuss ideas Find collaborators I’ve spent a lot of time looking for new chats and have found that they aren’t easy to find. They’re almost like an underground area of the internet as most...

Embracing My Spirituality Helped Me Find Leadership

I Came From the Back Woods I grew up in the bible belt of Alabama. Every Sunday my grandmother took me and my cousin to a Church of Christ. A Small, three roomed church in the woods with a gravel parking lot and a dirt road that led to it. If you’re unfamiliar with Church of Christ, I like to say it’s one step up from Pentecostal on the strictness scale....

I Was Terrified of Social Media. How I Stopped Hiding

My Escape I was bullied in school and the subject of false rumors. Even those closest to me had proven themselves judgmental, unaccepting and unloving. This left me feeling alone, anxious and unconfident with zero self esteem. I didn’t feel like anyone cared or loved me, so I stayed quiet and to myself. I didn’t give anyone the chance to know or love me because I didn’t want to give them the...