A Letter to my College Self

Originally posted on Nocturnal Mom Talks:
Dear College Self, Hello to the thin girl with messy hair who fights her way through college life while being a mother at the same time. The journey will not be smooth. You will stumble and fall and make bad decisions, but you have to get up and redeem…

How to overcome procrastination

Originally posted on Life After College:
If you’re a procrastinator, then you’ve come to the right place! Procrastination is my life. It’s possibly the best concept I’ve ever come across, and at the same time, it’s one of the hardest habits to break. I still struggle a lot with this, but along the way, I’ve…

The Problem with Being an ‘Overachiever’

Originally posted on Alexis Chateau:
I was called an overachiever for the first time in 2015 – and by another woman.?The remark came after a discussion of childhood schooling,?where she measured her son’s track record against my own. The remark caught me completely by surprise. What did it mean exactly? Is there something wrong with…

How to Make Small Spaces Look & Feel Bigger

Originally posted on I.S. Enterprise Construction:
This year, we enjoyed working on a small live-in office, with about 700 square feet of space. Naturally, we wondered why anyone would willingly move into a space so small, but over time we’ve learned to appreciate the many advantages of a smaller home. In addition to this, we’ve witnessed how…