I have those two sun dresses with the pretty sugar skulls and my hippie gypsy dress that my Grandma Alice gave me for my Golden Year Birthday. I wore those dresses proudly everywhere. To the beach, in the sunshine, and in the pouring down rain. On dates, to church, to coffee, as Halloween costumes… You […]Read More Sugar Skulls and Hippie Gypsy Dresses… Should I keep them?
Do you ever feel like you are not exactly sure where you are going? Do you feel like you are on a decent track, but things could be a lot better if you could figure out what you want? That has been the story of my life lately and it is not a bad place […]Read More Be Unstoppable!
“Peace is the result of retraining your mind to process life as it is, rather than as you think it should be.” Hello My Dear Darling Friends! This week flew by and I felt strong with each workout. It was finals’ week which was a little stressful, but I got through it! The weeks are […]Read More Be-YOU-tifully YOU Project 2.0 Week #11
I used to be a little critical of it back when I was moving every 3 months, but it turns out that I get it too. This sense of wanderlust. Today I want to go back to New Zealand. I loved exploring new places every single day and walking through tropical paths and miles on […]Read More Wanderlust…
Hello My Dear Darling Friends! This week was thankfully a lot better than last week. Last week was full of tragedy and the sorrow of loss and along with that comes some family drama. I felt blessed that I was able to support my family from a distance, but I still felt the effects of […]Read More Be-you-tifully YOU Project: Week #6
First of all I want to thank all of you for joining me on this journey of Living Out Loud! I feel blessed to be able to share my story with all of you ❤ I am obviously not in it for the likes or the follows just for the love of blogging. It was […]Read More Happy 6th Birthday Living Out Loud!
Keep all your dreams, keep standing tall If you are strong you cannot fall There is a voice inside us all So smile when you can When you can Just thought I would share a little inspiration this morning. Be Real. Be True. Be You. ❤ AlanaRead More Keep Standing Tall
I had some CRAZY dreams last night, but the best part of it all was that I was able to sleep through the night. I dreamed that my Grandma had 12 colorful chickens indoors and 4 of them got out. The chicken that I picked up was neon blue, green, and yellow and I called […]Read More Crazy Dreams… It Must Have Been the Turmeric Tea
This fall I have been stepping outside of myself and my comfort zone. I am taking those dance classes and doing the things that I have always wanted to do. I am asking questions in class when in the past I used to be too shy. And for those times that I do not know […]Read More Living My BEST Life
Tuesdays have always been special to me. Today I did the longest back workout I have ever done in my entire life. I wanted to quit a few times, but I made it through and now I feel great! I fell in love with this song by India Arie in my early 20’s and thought […]Read More The Final Tuesday of My 20’s