Ask anyone. My motivation abandons me constantly. I use that as an excuse for almost anything: working out, doing art, making dinner, knitting my stepmom’s Christmas present (belated, at this point). I act as if my motivation is The-One-That-Got-Away and that dedication will come with time. Does this sound like you? If so, I have bad… Continue reading Dedication, Not Motivation
You can ask anyone. I am probably the worst person when it comes to handling stress. I ignore it and let it pile up until I break down sobbing because just how much I’m stressed is overwhelming, let alone everything that’s adding to the stress. I’m really bad when it comes to stress. And you… Continue reading 5 Reasons You’re Stressed
I’ve neglected this blog horribly and I’m so sorry for that! Things have been busy. Life has been a bear and I’ve been trying to tame it with Hygge. I finally got a job! I graduated college, got a job, and a boyfriend. Suddenly things seem to be falling into place. It’s just all so… Continue reading Life can be a Bear
I have neglected you guys and for that, I am so sorry. However, I have a very good reason! These past weeks has been about moving. My roommate, Quentin, and I moved to a new place. It’s lovely, it has a backyard for the dogs and a soaker tub for the people. It’s a great… Continue reading When Moving Whoops Your Butt
You can ask anyone, I am a picky eater. My usual go-to dinner is mac and cheese. But in my quest for balance, healthy eating and getting all my nutrients factors in a lot. And last night was all about balanced eating. I wasn’t terribly hungry to begin with. Sure, hungry, but not like full-steak-dinner… Continue reading Balanced Breakfast? Try Balanced Meals!
One of the most important things in finding a life balance is good sleep. Unfortunately, Tikaani likes to wake me up in the middle of the night to go outside. I should be glad that he’s not having accidents inside anymore, but all I can think about is how I’d love to get one night… Continue reading Balanced Sleep
In my excitement over my dog’s birthday, I never wrote an introduction post for this lovely blog! You are reading the blog of Kiersten, lifelong learner and wannabe jack of all trades. When you’re asked on a first date, or in an interview, or even just meeting a new person, to describe yourself, it’s hard… Continue reading When You Get So Excited, You Don’t Introduce Yourself
I would be the definition of a crazy dog lady. I gasp every time I see a dog, even if I’m just driving by it. My dogs are my babies. And today is one of those baby’s birthday! Northstar is turning two today (fourteen in dog years! She’s a teenager and she certainly acts like… Continue reading Crazy Dog Mom Plans a Birthday