#75Hard Day 32: The Happiness Advantage + Gratitude Strategy {Vlog}

View this post on Instagram ▶️ Positive psychology research has shown that it is not success which leads to happiness, but rather happiness that leads to success. ▶️ Knowing this, we can utilize and leverage a positive mindset to our advantage when trying to reach our goals. ▶️ A positive mindset is more creative and…

#GiveMe30HabitProject 02.01.2019 {Gratitude}

Welcome to the second habit in the #GiveMe30HabitProject!! See this post for all the details and backstory! This month’s focus is gratitude! Research has shown that the practice of gratitude can actually help rewire our mindset to become more positive in our outlook. Studies have proven that this is beneficial even in elderly individuals! The idea that…

7 Day Gratitude Challenge {ToL}

Science has proven that gratitude is one of the best ways to improve levels of happiness, and reach new levels of success. Putting gratitude into practice on a consistent basis may prove to be challenging if you don’t know where to start. With this in mind, I’ve put together a list of 7 gratitude practices—one…

#GiveMe30HabitProject 12.01.2020 {Circle Prayers}

Welcome to the 24th habit in the #GiveMe30HabitProject!! See this post for all the details and backstory!   This month’s habit is to pray over the same things daily!   Things have understandably been tough for all of us this year. So much has happened that we never could have seen coming. I think it’s important for…

#GiveMe30HabitProject 11.01.2020 {Ask Jesus}

Welcome to the 23rd habit in the #GiveMe30HabitProject!! See this post for all the details and backstory!   This month’s habit is to include the Lord in your day to day life by learning to “ask Jesus!” I recently listened to the book Walking With God by John Eldridge on Audible. I’m struck by how poorly I…

#GiveMe30HabitProject 10.01.2020 {Worship}

Welcome to the 22nd habit in the #GiveMe30HabitProject!! See this post for all the details and backstory! This month’s habit is to listen to worship music daily! I’ve talked before about including worship music as part of my morning routine. You can also read a post I wrote on the topic for the Dashing Dish blog here….

Five Tips ForNavigatingAnxiety {FTT}

In undergrad I battled anxiety to the point of insomnia and panic attacks. I’m not going to pretend to be an expert, but I can relate to how debilitating and isolating it can feel. Every so often, my anxious tendencies creep back in, but I have learned how to prevent and manage it in a…

#GiveMe30HabitProject 04.01.2020 {#PrayersOverCOVID}

Welcome to the 16th habit in the #GiveMe30HabitProject!! See this post for all the details and backstory! This month’s habit is to join in prayer daily for COVID19! This month’s habit challenge is much different than usual, but hey, life in general right now it different to say the least. My uncle and I were messaging about…

Five Tips For Managing Chaotic Times {FTT29}

While I believe that this information will apply to any of life’s chaotic times, I think it’s specifically relevant right now. We can still find peace and even THRIVE! Remember, our Rock is our foundation that can’t be shaken. Here’s 5 tips for managing things proactively so you don’t feel helpless or risk a slip…

#75Hard Day 74: Treat Your Day Like A Recipe {Vlog}

View this post on Instagram ▶️ The purpose of a recipe is to have consistent inputs and processes that you can follow n order to get predictable good outcomes. ▶️ You nail down all the variables, ingredients, cooking techniques, methods, serving sizes, etc., and are able to duplicate the process for yourself and possibly even…