• Life

    How I Manage a Busy Life

    How I cope with a Fast-Paced, Busy Life Everyone who knows me personally knows I live a ridiculously busy life. It’s constantly go, go, go. College, work, the gym, my art, my 40 minute commute–yeah there’s not much time for me in my schedule. Although it seems nearly impossible to juggle all my responsibilities and hobbies, I do it everyday. When I sat down and thought about it, I found several things that make it all possible. 1. Use a Planner My planner is the love of my life. I rarely go anywhere without it. A busy life demands a structured schedule on the monthly, weekly, and even daily basis.…

  • Life

    Finding Inspiration: Being the Inspiration

    Inspiration: (N) the process of being mentally stimulated to do or feel something Everyone has inspiration–someone or something that inspires or motivates them to do something. Most people have multiple people that inspire them to do different things. When I was younger, my cousin and I would pretend to be gymnasts on the benches at the park. We each picked a gymnast we admired and tried to imitate her. There was no way Gabby Douglas knew who I was or what affect she was having on my ten-year old life, but she inspired me. Inspiration pushes us to do something. It can be a public speaker that tells you that…