On Self-Acceptance

I wasn’t always like this. I grew up as a fun-loving and even outgoing kid. Totally unconcerned with the world around me and what it thought. But at some point, I started letting the stares of other people in. The comments. The teasing. I started to look around and realize I wasn’t like my classmates. … More On Self-Acceptance

Taking a Stand

This blog is going to be a little disjointed. I’m going to start with what I wrote initially on my phone after a poor start to an Amtrak ride up from San Diego today. Then I’m going to finish with an amazingly rewarding thing I did. Part 1 I’m not sure that I will ever … More Taking a Stand


Happy 2015 everyone! It’s a new year which means plenty of new inspiration to soak up and think about. I had an amazing Christmas break and a New Year celebration with close friends and family (and a lot of snow!) I’ve been reading Amy Poehler’s Book Yes, Please over the past month (highly recommend it … More Acceptance