The Ones That Got Away…

Dealing with loss has given me a chance to take a step back and think about life… We all have our hopes, dreams, and plans and we hope that we will have enough time to make plans to turn those dreams into cans. That is a bit of a run-on sentence, but it feels real […]

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My Heart Is So Full

Yes, life has been a little chaotic lately.  I expect it to be because there are only 2 weeks left in the quarter. I am enjoying this time in my life so much that I almost don’t want it to end.  It is a good thing I am enjoying every moment to the fullest. I […]

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Take A Moment To Look Outside

Wherever you are, indoors, outdoors, on the bus, driving to work, in the gym, or even in bed; get up and take a look outside. The seasons are changing as the trees let go of their leaves and remind us that transformation is a process.  There is beauty out there and it is up to […]

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See The Good

My intention for the month of November is to: See The Good. Good things are there if you look for them sometimes the problem is that the bad things are more obvious. I challenge you to look for the good! ❤ Alana P.S.  Sometimes you gotta crack an egg to make an omelette ❤  

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Beautifully Broken

It’s the worst feeling… When a person knows you so well that they understand your strengths and weaknesses and choose to focus on the  flaws. The flaws give us character and are signs of having soul. But when those flaws are revealed and and brought into the light, it hurts.  It hurts to feel the […]

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Be a Comeback Kid

comeback kid- noun A person who overcomes a fall from grace or popularity; a person who makes an unlikely comeback When did I lose my Cool? Was it when I gave up coaching swim team to focus on school? Of maybe it was when I started wearing glasses with the wrong prescription or the pair that never […]

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Sweet Escape!!!

I always knew that my little Kitty-Girl, Alleyjandra was an escape artist.  Ever since she was a tiny little kitten; she could always find her way out of the cat carrier.  That’s why her middle name is “Houdina.” Our cats have been indoor cats because there is a very busy road behind our house and […]

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