Happiness · Personal · Self-Improvement

This is 30.

At 5:52pm Pacific time, I officially leave my 20’s behind and transition into my 30’s. It’s a very strange feeling, knowing that I will never again have an experience where I say “when I was in my 20’s I…”. This morning I was planning on indulging in sleeping in, but my body woke me at… Continue reading This is 30.

Happiness · Personal · Self-Improvement

“Relax. It’s gonna be OK”

This past Saturday marked 100 DAYS of “Before I Go Blog”! I, of course, had all kinds of BIG PLANS to mark that day- so many ideas for posts and where I would be by this point. But when I looked at this long list of ideas, guess what? I got overwhelmed. And when I get… Continue reading “Relax. It’s gonna be OK”

Personal · Prayer · Self-Improvement

I Love You, Cheryl Strayed

I needed answers. I was quite literally walking around my house with absolutely no direction or intention except trying to quiet the relentless ticker tape in my mind playing the same sentence over and over: “What should I do?” So I stopped. I literally stopped and I said out loud, “OK. God, Dad, Aunt Patty,… Continue reading I Love You, Cheryl Strayed

Personal · Self-Improvement

3 Fundamental Truths

I went to an audition today for a ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ spin-off. The creator of the show (who is also playing the lead) asked me to improvise a new scene with him like we were on a first date. He started by saying, “So, Kelsey; what do you want in a relationship?” I. Totally. Froze.… Continue reading 3 Fundamental Truths