the wandering travel blog

thoughts and stories that grew from adventures
our morning at brewnuts

our morning at brewnuts

You guys. This past Sunday was National Ice Cream for Breakfast Day and of course Mitch and I participated! If you did not already know, I absolutely love ice cream and can really eat it at any time. There’s no limit on ice cream consumption.

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be present

be present

I tend to always think about the next thing I have to do. The next task, the next place I have to be, the next step in planning a trip. While remembering what I have to do can be beneficial, it often pulls me away from fully focusing on what I am currently doing.

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creating contentment in your life

creating contentment in your life

Constantly focusing on the next best thing creates unhappiness. We start to criticize ourselves and possessions. We compare ourselves to others. It creates discontent in our current life. If these thoughts start to get out of control, we start to lose sight of what can make us happy each and every day.

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the collection .2 | a review of daring greatly

the collection .2 | a review of daring greatly

Have you ever experienced a vulnerability hangover? Where you open up to someone and after the fact completely regret what you did and feel like you want to hide? When I read about this is Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead by BrenĂ© Brown, I was pretty excited that she had put words to my feelings.

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breaking through fear

breaking through fear

This past weekend I broke out of my comfort zone and conquered a fear. I want to share my thoughts to encourage you if you are struggling with committing to a new experience.

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