I Hated My Appearance for 10+ Years. Here Are the Six Steps I Used to Love Myself Again

Have you ever looked in the mirror and immediately squeezed your eyes shut because of how much you freakin’ hate the look of your own reflection? If your confidence and self-love journey is...

The #1 Key to Happiness That Will Transform Your Life

When was the last time you felt truly, completely, authentically happy? Was it playing hide-and-seek with your daddy as a child? The day you you landed your dream job with a salary that made your...

The Secret to Unstoppable Confidence? Overcoming These 4 Fears

Have you ever said to yourself: “If only I were more confident…then my life would be a million times better!”? For better or for worse, there may be some truth in that statement. Research has...

Don’t Make Depression Your Identity: Make It Your Map to a Happier Life

During high school and college, I struggled with my mental health. A lot. I battled self doubt and negative thoughts constantly. I lost interest in the friends and hobbies that used to be the...

3 Ways to Grow Authentic Confidence

You’ve probably heard the phrase, “Fake it until you make it.” Maybe you’ve even thought that “faking” confidence is all you need to do to finally be able to travel the world, get that...

Feeling Guilty? How to Let Go of Guilt in Two Easy Steps

I have a confession to make: in college, I cheated on my first serious boyfriend, and the guilt haunted me for years. At the time, I didn’t know why I cheated on him; I really cared about him and I...

How To Identify The Limiting Beliefs That Are Holding You Back

You’re not alone. It happens to us all … You’re working hard towards your dreams. You’re making progress. Priorities are set and you’re fully committed to your true north. It’s going to...

How to let go of shame and transform your pain into growth

I’ll never forget the day my heart was shattered into a million pieces. I felt so broken that I couldn’t even step outside my own door. That was a day that changed things for me … forever. As...

The Most Important Part of Building a Fire (this will surprise you)

Last weekend, my friends and I went camping in the Catskill mountains. We made the plan nearly 3 months in advance when my life was sailing pretty smoothly, but a few days before the trip, I...