Monthly Archives: February 2015

February 28

Honoring Change

Life is short. Break the rules. Change comes often. And it has been at the front of my mind recently. Transitions from life to death, single to relationships, love to separation. I guess the passing of one’s parent makes you think about these moments. To succeed at life, you have to be willing to bring […]

February 27

Dalai Lama’s 18 Rules for Living

In addition to the list below, I loved this blog post on “Dalai Lama’s 18 Rules for Living” Expanded. 1. Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk. 2. When you lose, don’t lose the lesson. 3. Follow the three Rs: 1. Respect for self 2. Respect for others 3. Responsibility […]

February 26

Assessing 2015

I thought two months into the year was a good time to examine and reevaluate my progress towards 2015 goals. I know New Year’s Resolutions can seem antiquated and tired. Personally, I love them. Below are my resolutions and bucket list items for the year. 2015 New Year’s Resolutions 1) A bad habit I’m going […]

February 25

The Ghosts of Boyfriends Past

One of the experiences I have been exploring is how to keep my prior self. How do I connect with my past while continuing to grow into my adult self. So the universe gave me a gift. This week an old boyfriend – Jeffrey – and I connected. We dated 10 years ago while I […]

February 22

19 Scientifically Proven Ways “Love” Affects Our Bodies Like A Drug

Originally posted on Thought Catalog:
via TriggerPhoto We often think of love as something spiritual—a matter of the “heart” and “mind”—but we sometimes forget that the heart and brain are also parts of our body. Here are 19 ways that being in love literally affects your body. 1. “Love at first sight” is real, and it’s…

February 21

Hintergedanken

Hintergedanken is a thought way, way, way in the back of your mind. Something that you know deep down but can’t admit. Also defined as Hintergedanke (der) n. ulterior motive, motive that the background or reason for it is unclear. This blog post gives a good perspective on why the word is important. Check out “Are you […]

February 20

Exploring Other People’s Bucket List Part 2

Originally posted on Indigo Blue Running Script:
I’ve decided to start a bucket list.  I know I’m young but that way I have more time to accomplish.  I want to fly in a plane, I want to jump out of a plane, I want to go to the mainland,  I want to go to Niagara…