How To Improve Your Self Love

Self Love. Another one of those buzz words we hear floating around, but one of the things I want to do is not simply use the words as a fad- but actively take steps to improve the way I feel about myself. When things don’t go our way, relationships fail or we don’t get that…

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What I Will Not Be Doing In 2022

While everyone will be making goals/targets/resolutions of the things they would LIKE to be doing, this year, I’m working in a different way. I’m making a list of the things I will NOT be doing this upcoming year. Patterns and thought-processes I want to cut out from my life, accepting things I know deep down…

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RnR 2021 Gratitude Recap

2022 is finally closing in on us and though it already feels like 2020 2.0; one of the things we don’t want to do is shift the focus from the things we’ve lost and zero in on what we do have. It’s important to take the time to be grateful for the little things in…

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Finding Courage

This blog post came about in an interesting way, so the other day I was having a conversation with a friend who then said to me, “I wish I was as brave as you, you were unhappy in your personal situation and you decided to do something about it.” For a few seconds, I genuinely…

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Sabotage

All this time, I claimed to know what I want,Now, it’s here in front of me,In all its calm, patient glory and I don’t know what to do with it,I’m so scared it’s a trap,The other shoe will drop,There will be a catch and I will realize why I’ve had my guard up this whole…

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Words Fail

I may never be able to express the depth of love you make me feel,Language does not possess the adequate words,The areas of my heart you opened up,Regions I didn’t know existed,Places I was told to never peek into,Or was too scared to explore,You showed me trust and openness with such simple reassurance and steadiness,How…

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Love Teaches

Love teaches you so much about yourself,It mirrors some of the deep feelings you thought buried,It forces you to come face to face with your moments of weaknessThe times you need a little more tenderness Love teaches you to let go and let someone in To give love if you want to receive love, Love…

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Water

I delay stepping into the shower, all because I don’t want to wash you off of my skin, Your lingering smell, light touches and soft kisses,The bite mark on my neck and the trace of your fingers around my collarbone, As the water runs down my back, I think of your fingers that only just…

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Needed Someone

I always thought I needed someone to make me happy,I always thought I needed to find love and it would all fall into place,I always thought I needed to keep my emotions in check in order to hide that unhappiness,I always thought I needed to be everything my partner wanted,I always thought I needed to…

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Sweet Surprise

Sweet, sweet surprise,The depth of my feelings for you, Was something I never prepared for,I am a planner, I think ahead, I organize and I execute,Surprises aren’t my think, It requires me to let go andRelinquish control,You flew into my life, At a time when I was leaving it all up to fate,To see what…

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