Thoughts.

Inside the Mind of a (Recovering?) Perfectionist: A Series

PART 1 - A Confession and Some Hope. Confession: I, Sara, am a perfectionist. I know a lot of time when others make this claim, they use the term ‘recovering perfectionist’. I’m not sure I qualify. Sometimes weeks months ahem, years, I am better at managing it and keeping things realistic. At other times… well…. The … Continue reading Inside the Mind of a (Recovering?) Perfectionist: A Series

On the Dangers of Manifestation, Uncomfortable Truths, and Rocking Your Journey

  “You are creating the story of your life, so what story are you telling about yourself?” -Rhonda Byrnes   So here’s the thing. Often, we are surrounded by “buzz words”. They’re like a word of the times - trendy, and seemingly everywhere. Here’s the other thing - your “buzz words” are pretty specific to … Continue reading On the Dangers of Manifestation, Uncomfortable Truths, and Rocking Your Journey

You can also be a glowy-angel. (It’s all about perception)

-- This is something I have been reflecting on a lot lately, as I work to surround myself more with women who light me up and look back on relationships that, well... didn't. I know this seems to be the theme of the current era but there is something so uniquely powerful about women holding … Continue reading You can also be a glowy-angel. (It’s all about perception)

Europe-Bound (A Love Letter)/Abundance and the Power of Responsibility

Disclaimer: This post transformed into many things throughout. At times it's meandering, and rambling, but it does get to the point eventually. Stick with it if you can, it's got a pretty feel-good-type ending. YOU GUYS. In two days - TWO DAYS!!! - I will be on my way to Europe for the first time … Continue reading Europe-Bound (A Love Letter)/Abundance and the Power of Responsibility

Striving for Smallness

"The best things come in small packages." .... but... why, exactly? ... And why is this true of women but not of men? I don't know about you, but I have never once heard a man brag about his smallness... Not that I hear women brag either. Bring subtle attention to it? Sure. ... but … Continue reading Striving for Smallness

Summer Berry Smoothie

Summer Berry Smoothie This smoothie tastes as good as it looks! It's bright, refreshing, and nourishing - perfect for starting your summer day or following a sweaty workout!   Half a cup frozen berries (I used strawberries and saskatoons) Handful of spinach 1/3 ish of an avocado (Save the rest for later! Avocado is literally … Continue reading Summer Berry Smoothie

The Body Keeps the Score

"The body keeps score - and it always wins." - Brené Brown   So it turns out, this quote by the ever-amazing Brené Brown, is something I have learned to be true. And by learned, I mean I suspected but wasn't totally convinced until an occupational therapist, a naturopath, a chiropractor, and a massage therapist … Continue reading The Body Keeps the Score