Every Wednesday I will try to share some words of wisdom based on my own personal experiences. About a year ago I decided that I want to start a minimalistic approach to items in my home. I had a two-fold mindset about doing this – reduce the clutter in our home and slowly let go … More Collect Moments
I am going to try this ‘blogging’ thing again as a way to ignite my tush into doing my remaining paper revisions. Yes I am still working on them (opportunity for another post). What better way to make a come back than with a motivational post. While looking for a #motivationalMonday quote for my campus … More Don’t Limit Imagination
I do not if it is because I have a teenager or what but our morning routines are nothing like what we had in KY. It typically starts at around 5:30am with my first alarm to prep me for my morning activities. I will admit it is hard to do durig our current winter mornings. … More What Morning Routine?
The past 2.5 days have been all about STEM education and I loved it! I had the pleasure of participating in the 2017 NYS STEM Education Collaborative Summer Institute at Alfred State College. I had a poster highlighting research I had conducted on the Influential Factors of URMs and STEM Degrees. I also got to listen … More First NY STEM Institute
As I posted yesterday, I am participating in a monthly challenge (#bohoberrychallenge) focused on personal development (self-growth). Today’s prompt was “What would you tell your younger self?” I decided to just write 3 suggestions: Trust your gut Follow your passion Live with no regrets I probably could have written more, but these have been … More Advice for younger self?
How fitting that this image by Natural Life came across my instagram this morning! I am participating in a personal development/self reflection journal challenge for the month of July. And just a few days ago I had to journal on the 10 things that make me happy (aka 😊). I initially focused on objects but … More What Makes Your Soul Happy?
Three years ago I was trying to complete my qualifying exam papers…it has been three years since I began the downward spiral of questioning if I was equipped for doctoral school. How fitting that I see this image from Under The Blue Door appear in my facebook memory feed. The quote that goes along … More Rise, Bloom, Radiate