Feeling Overwhelmed? It’s Time To Take A Breath and Take A Break

This week has been nothing but overwhelming for me. Today I felt like a constant ball of fire was welled up in my chest. I find myself telling others “I wish there were more hours in the day?” Do you ever say that too? The best piece of advice that I can offer to you is to just breathe, and don’t overwhelm yourself. Continue reading Feeling Overwhelmed? It’s Time To Take A Breath and Take A Break

What’s Going To Be Your Legacy?

Oprah Winfrey gave a speech at Agnes College 128th Commencement. She spoke about a conversation that she had with Maya Angelou about Oprah’s school in Africa. She told Maya “that’s going to be my greatest legacy.” Maya replied “you have no idea what your legacy will be.” Oprah was confused but insisted that this school was going to be her legacy. Maya replied with this: … Continue reading What’s Going To Be Your Legacy?

Love Yourself #3: Do What You Love

I am here to talk to you today about having fun! It seems pretty simple right? But as a graduate student I find that sometimes the concept of fun can be hidden by my every day tasks that need to get completed. Sometimes we can get too caught up in our busy schedules which leads us to often forget to participate in activities that we love. Does … Continue reading Love Yourself #3: Do What You Love