A New Season

A New Season

Good morning, everyone. Happy Monday. It’s a new season as Spring rolls in and today I start my new job.

You are probably well aware that I left my job in retail in December to look for something more closely related to my degree and my interests. What I learned in retail was that it was not for me. I gained so many skills in communication, teamwork, and leadership but it was time for me to move on.

Leaving was a huge risk.

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Hello, friends! How are we doing? All I can say is that I’m glad it’s March – even if it’s over half way through. I don’t know about you, but I’m finding that this year is going so quickly! It’s been long overdue since I have done a Currently post, so I’m here to give you a little update on what’s going on in my life right now.

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How To Stop Worrying

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Worrying is my biggest weakness. I can be so insecure about everything. Not to mention, it’s very consuming.

I can’t even think of how many sleepless nights I’ve had, my brain going into overload and meltdown when I’m thinking of the ‘what ifs’. I’ve worried about school and university; I’ve worried about tests, interviews and deadlines; I’ve worried about confrontations with family and friends. Any potential or actual problem I’ve had, you can bet I’ve worried about it.

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What Books Am I Reading This Year?

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What Books Am I Reading This Year

While I’m still churning out my propositions for 2017 after my yearly goals post, and the one about the cruelty-free make up brands I’ll be supporting this year, I thought that I would expand on one of those goals I made. To read 24 books.

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