Click here to view the published article: 5 International Lifestyle Concepts We’re Obsessed With
Who doesn’t love the feeling of sinking down into a warm bubble bath surrounded by candles with a good book in their hand. There’s a word for that.
Do you love that warm, fuzzy feeling you get when you’re sitting around a dinner table surrounded by your best friends and the conversation has the perfect amount of depth? There’s a word for that too.
With the emergence of the hygge trend, international lifestyle concepts have become as popular as self-care and gratitude journals. They tell us how to live our best lives without needing to go on Pinterest and then directly to the salon for a makeover or buying 52 boxes from Ikea to finally organize your closet. These words are better than that.
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Click here to view the published article: Ikigai: The Japanese Concept Of Purpose Do you wake up in the morning feeling as if life is dull and everyday is the same as the last? Have you found yourself questioning if you’re Bill Murray and the world is celebrating Groundhog Day? Is this starting to sound […]
Click here to view this article: I Lost My Son But He Left Me With These Lessons Two weeks ago, on March 2, my husband and I lost our baby. He was 18 weeks old and was stillborn in the hospital. I’ve thought long and hard about how I want to write about this traumatic […]
Click here to view this article: Focusing On The Past Is Good And Here’s Why Buddha always said to live in the present. If you Google “focusing on the past,” the top articles are “8 Ways to Stop the Past from Ruining the Present” and “How to Get Over the Past and Focus on the […]
Click here to view this article: Versus Real Life It is a truth universally recognized that having millions of Instagram followers is something a majority of us aspire to (although we all have that one friend who says they have a real life.) A couple years ago, I took a trip to Ireland and it […]
Click here to view this article: Stop Planning and Let Go For A Little While I absolutely love planning. Seriously, buying a brand new, fresh, clean bullet journal gives me a mini orgasm complete with roller coaster bursts of pleasure every time I try out a new layout from Pinterest (too much?). I plan every […]
Click here to view this article: It’s Time To Let your Inner Child Play Again By Friday evening, countless pour souls pour out of office buildings, and leave behind pitiful looking cubicles. There isn’t enough caffeine in the world to put a smile on those same faces come Monday morning. Extreme adulting has become the […]
Click here to view this article: Does Your Life Feel Stagnant? Here’s What To Do About It At one time or another we all find ourselves in a rut; it’s like we’re walking through quicksand. Life has lost all its color, nothing feels exciting, and you start questioning your path. You’ve fallen into a black […]
Click here to view this article: “Lifestyle” and the Cycle of Constant Self Improvement In an age where we perpetuate the idea of always needing to be perfect, have things like bullet journaling, Pinterest, and lifestyle Youtube channels sent us into a spiral of constant self improvement? 1 out of 2 U.S. millennials use Pinterest […]