Growth Requires Balance
A lot of us tend to raise our hand when something needs to be done. We think to ourselves that it won’t be done correctly or on time unless we step up. Or we think everyone else has so much on their plate that we try to make room on ours. We make excuses to justify ...
If you are intimidated by change, you are not alone. Some people thrive on change. They look at it as a new challenge or adventure. Other people, probably most people, fear change. They fear that it will disrupt their routine and the normalcy of life. Like it or not ...
AOE: Art Over Everything
The hardest thing about sharing your passion
Is that it won't always be liked or accepted
Often times leaving you in a place
Where you start doubting and feeling inept
Not Just Verbal Abuse
You yell at me and walk away
You slam the door while calling me names.
Dinner is burning, the dog is barking
This is my daily routine living in this place we call home.
I stick by your side and accept it all
Why you ask, The love I have for you could never diminish.
We share a bond that no one could break.
I have some news ... Baby, we're expecting!
My Personal Growth ...
For as long as I can remember, I’ve been fairly uncomfortable in social situations. As an anxious overthinker, people pleasing has always been a priority. Women intimidate me and I tend to have more guy friends than girlfriends.
People came to ME for advice and loyalty. But internally, I’m a lone wolf.
I joined A Motivating Love after a coworker, Lisa, introduced me to Daphne. I observed for a while, taking it all in and reading the room.
Growth + Activism = YOU!
Although COVID-19 has brought a multitude of hardships into individual and collective experiences there has been an opportunity for growth. Many social justice movements have made their impact through social media information, protests, petitions, donations, and more. This time has given all of us the opportunity to grow as activists and allies.
Activism connects passionate people to impactful causes and movements in our local communities and around the world. The power behind activism is
As we navigate through life, fulfilling our purpose, inevitably we will experience some form of grief and loss. Here are a few ways we experience grief: the loss of a loved one, losing a close friend, terminated from a job, moving to another state, divorce, and so many other life impacting things may occur.
Grief can hit you so hard that it literally feels like your world has stopped and you have no reason to hope again. In most cases,
What do you tell a person, whose fiancé has been in a serious crash resulting in brain damage and they no longer remember the person they are set to marry? How do you help a 15 year old whose father has tragically died in a fire and they have shut down in despair? What resource is there for a family whose only daughter has overdosed and the friends riding in her car with her, discards her body in a trash can and continues to drive her car around? Is there anything
GROW with AML
To say thank you for the support over the last year … or last four years doesn’t seem to be enough.
Each year we have a new theme that we cultivate, embrace and add it into the next. We began with ensuring that we knew we were worth it and had self-confidence. That developed into our self-love and we began to heal from past hurts and situations. Last year we supported many as we are now embarking into a new era – GROWTH!
Our new year of Growth represents ...
Various members of the