monday morning mojo

monday morning mojo

started off the day with green juice, followed by an hour hike on the 19 before jumping into the rest of the day. spring shazam juice (all organic) 2 granny smith apples 1 yellow beet with stems and leaves 1/2 celery heart bunch 1 cucumber small slice ginger followed...

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oh you know, random thoughts on saving the world

oh you know, random thoughts on saving the world

for some reason i think it's my job to save the world. i have this optimistic, altruistic outlook on life. i have this deep rooted hope that i can truly make a difference. and no matter how down i get, or how much others shut me out, that hope always remains. maybe...

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a reminder to live what i love

a reminder to live what i love

"the future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."  eleanor roosevelt "respond to every call that excites your spirit." rumi these two statements resonate deeply with me. i wholeheartedly believe them and have tried to live in this manner since...

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social media cleanse update

social media cleanse update

so i've been thinking a lot lately about my social media cleanse and what i'm getting from it. the results are amazing! i am doing me to the fullest by not constantly seeing what everyone else is doing. leading up to the break i knew social media wasn't helping me...

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gayatri mantra

gayatri mantra

i've been to a few classes over the last couple of months where the teacher chanted the gayatri mantra to close practice. it is such a lovely way to conclude a class. and while i am not the best singer in the world, i CAN hear and differentiate notes, and i CAN chant....

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three beautiful human minutes

three beautiful human minutes

this video has me crying like a baby. in my heart and in my being i know we are more alike than we are different. i can sit in my comfortable home and feel this to be true. why, then, do i sometimes feel separate? i don't TRY to judge and i try to take note when i am...

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i salute the sun!

i salute the sun!

happy first day of spring! i can't think of anything i'd rather post about today than saluting the sun! what is more glorious than that? while we've already seen longer days for a while now, they'll continue to grow and get warmer for several months. yay! i love this...

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C O N T A C T

5 + 5 =

w e l c o m e   t o    m y   o n l i n e   j o u r n a l

i think. a lot. for this reason i write. a lot. it’s a main staple of my sanity. i’ve relied on social media for many years to get my thoughts out. i have this need to share, be seen, heard. and while i often share what’s in my heart and how i’m internalizing life, it’s censored, of course. we all censor. we all show our best sides to the world.

if you’ve made your way here, thank you for caring enough to see what i’m up to. i’ve taken a break from social media and am hoping to quit altogether. for some reason it’s scary. but in being afraid and doing it anyway, i have faith that i will learn and grow.

i am a human being having a human experience on this earth in this lifetime. i want my life to matter. i want to look back and know that i’ve made some small difference in the world. i feel like part of my gift is the ability to see things differently. and i best articulate through writing. so i’ll keep writing in my personal journal, because i have to. and i’ll share some of those thoughts here. i will try to censor less, because i think it’s important. i’ve titled this online journal  P E R F E C T L Y   I M P E R F E C T,  because i am. and i am done with shame.

i assume if you’re reading, i might resonate with you in some way. if so, please leave me a comment on any post … let me know where/how i can find you – email, text, a website/blog. would love to connect, have a conversation about things that matter.

~ namaste, heather