The 30 Day ‘Clear Your Clutter Now’ Challenge!

If you've never felt the euphoria you feel after decluttering a space, you might want to challenge yourself this month to trash all the physical junk from your home. You'll feel happier, lighter, and freer after it's done. Your home will be clean and organized just in time for the holidays. Your clutter may actually…

3 Reasons Why You Should Never Give up On Yourself

If you can dream it, you can do it. -Walt Disney Whether you dream of becoming a published novelist, owning your own business, or simply getting into amazing physical shape, achieving your dreams can sometimes feel like a downward spiral into nothingness. After leaving my pharmaceutical cubicle job, calling medical school admissions to withdraw my…

101 Ways you can Finally Stop being a D*ck

Sometimes we get so wrapped up in our own struggles, priorities, and self-discovery journeys to find bliss, we forget that we share this world, planet, and community with nature, people, and other living species. We overlook that finding happiness or love includes giving back to others every single day, even in the smallest ways possible.…

31 Telltale Signs You’re a Design Addict

You're fanatical about quirky ceramic pineapples, plush cotton throws, and faux topiary. You can spot the difference between ivory and white with just a glance and you understand the terms satin nickel versus chrome. You're also addicted to HGTV's fixer upper.  You have a problem and that's okay. There are many other people out there like…

How I Turned My Ugly Living Room Into A Brand New Space

Here's a short rambling of my experience making over my living room (including before and after photos below). Background: I moved into a newly constructed apartment. Makeover took 6 months to complete. Used craigslist to sell the old decor/furniture (made almost 80% back). Donated clutter and unwanted items to local Salvation Army. Drew designs for…

10 Ways to Declutter Your Resume in 30 Minutes or Less

One year ago, I was practically a green, slimy alien who just landed on planet Professional Writing 101, lost and completely dumbfounded.  My resume, cover letter, and LinkedIn profile resembled a corner dust ball filled with rotting food particles, a couple of fly carcasses, some smelly bacteria, and a few paper flakes stuck to it.…

How to Change Your Life in One Day

We're all searching for something, whether this be... Success, job security, a loving relationship, mental clarity, financial abundance, an all-inclusive Hawaii vacation, work promotions, 'backpacking through Europe' type experiences, pets, systematic ways to improve our lives, unsystematic ways to improve our lives, sunsets, great health, maybe a house in The Hamptons, a nice car that gets…