A message of hope for the lonely

LonelinessComes and goesButGod remains PainBecomes a triggerButGod remains HappinessFeels out of reachButGod remains BelongingSeems impossibleButGod remains Through all the loneliness, remember that God remains the same through it all. He is always there within reach inviting you into His house. He wants you to join His family more than anything because He loves you! Thanks…

Sharing this Christmas season!

What if social status was measured by happiness, instead how much money you have in the bank? Some people eat food they cooked from what they bought at the grocery store. Some people can order their food, and have someone else cook it. Some people really have to work to feed themselves for just one…

These scars…

These scars won’t lastThey might hurt nowThe pain just feels too realWill they ever go away? These scars cut deepThey are changing youYou can barely think anymoreWill it ever become normal again? These scars are opening a new chapterThey could become positiveBut, right now, they feel deadlyWill it ever feel good? These scars have taken…

Solo Travel Tip #3

This tip is about: . . . When you finally decide to step out of your comfort zone, and travel abroad alone, you’re going to be so happy, and proud, but there’s one thing you should know. When you travel abroad alone, you are going to want to make international friends, and meet people that…

Memory Lane…

A trip down memory lane… Things used to be a little more black & White Life seemed so much simpler It never mattered what the weather was Cuz jumping in all the puddles used to be normal And running around under the sun with no set purpose was simply exciting Those were the good ol’…

Life is all about the hustle!

We all want to leave some sort of legacy behind for people to remember us by. We work so hard to make sure people remember us for something big. We spend most of our lives trying to impress the “big boss” to get that big promotion, so we can start making a difference. . ….

Coco!

So, I just had a “weird” experience. . . . I just went to the movie theatre here in Chile and watched a Spanish movie (w/o subtitles). . . . It might not seem like such a weird thing, but that’s the best word I could think of to describe it. It made me feel…

My Favorite Type of Tree!

. . . Behind the scene of that picture: So, yesterday I went out for a walk around the town I live (Quillota) here in Chile. And, while walking, I started taking pictures of random things around town that might inspire a post or that I might want to post on Instagram. And, the picture…

My Own Material

For today’s post, I was challenged to look through my old Facebook, Instagram or Twitter posts and pick something that stood out to me and write what I think about it now. . . . So, I chose to look through my Instagram feed and, while scrolling through, my very first Instagram post stood out…

Over-thinking…

“Over-thinking kills your happiness.” -Anonymous . . . For today’s post, I was told to pick a random quote and write something about it. So, I picked the previous quote, but, I don’t really know what to write. So, I found these two pictures that explain my thoughts of the quote. Thanks for reading! Now…

A rollercoaster year!

Hold up! Wait! Before I even start to talk about this past year, I just have to say that in the beginning of this year I would have never imagined being here in Chile for New Year’s. That’s just crazy! . . . I’ll admit, this year has had it’s down/low moments, but in general,…

Free Love! (your Sunday reminder) 

* * * Please read ’til the end! Thanks! * * * Jesus, the son of God, literally stood in front of death to save you! Think about it this way: Jesus was just walking by and he saw you in trouble, so, he came over and stood in front of you to protect you…

Smile! / Why I write? 

Even just a simple smile can turn your day around!  . . . It’s true! Try it out: Next time you’re having a bad day, just force out a little grin and see how your mood changes slightly, and then start smiling more and more throughout the day! It really does help your mood (even…

A poem/letter…

My first blog post poem!  Now, I guess I should disclaim that I didn’t technically come up with this poem on my own. I came across a post this past week where someone was sharing their feelings, and while reading it, I decided to put together some of the words to form an encouraging letter/poem….

Drowning with guilt & happiness… 

Don’t let guilt ruin your happiness! If you’ve ever felt guilty for being too happy, read the following post. . . . So, I see that you kept reading. That, either means you’re just curious about this post or you really do feel guilty about being too happy. Either way, I hope this post helps….

I can’t breathe! 

It feels like I’m breathing through a straw! No, seriously tho, some days, I really can’t breathe; that’s not just a metaphor (or click-bait). But, it did give me the inspiration to write the following post. Anyways… Moving on… I feel like I’m drowning! Everything around just seems like it’s happening! I want to &…

Find Your Purpose!

  Let’s face it, sometimes you have a bad day (week, month, year, etc.) that you think will never end. But, think about it, they have all passed before, so why should this time be any different? . . . Well, this time you can make it Better; By Finding Your Purpose. Here’s how: Think…

Overthinking…

Does the future give you anxiety? Do you feel stressed about little things? Do you feel like you’re not really living? Everything around you just happens, and you feel like you have no control over any of it? … These questions usually come up when you are overthinking something for too long. This gives you…

Belongingness…

Do you ever feel like you don’t belong? Do you ever ask yourself the question: Where do I belong? Well, my friend, let me just say that if you have ever asked these questions; You are NOT alone!! “Belongingness is the human emotional need to be an accepted member of a group. Whether it is…

Looking forward..

Ever feel overwhelmed about “finding your purpose”? … Well, good news! Your ‘ikigai’ is always evolving! ikigai: A Japanese concept, that means; “a reason for being”, it is very similar to the French phrase; “Raison d’être”. Everyone has an ikigai. Finding it requires a deep and often lengthy search of self during a long period…

Define

I don’t always believe in myself. I feel like I’m not good enough. Why do others seem much happier than me? Why do I feel disappointed with myself? How can I be truly happy? … If you’ve ever asks yourself one of those questions, chances are; you let others (bullies) define who you really are,…