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5 Ways to Improve Your Motivation Fast

Sometimes you need to get started on a project right away. Maybe you’ve been procrastinating for days or even weeks, and now you’re down to the wire on an unforgiving deadline. Sounds familiar? The threat of not completing the job on time should be enough to motivate you to get moving, right? Wrong. Often, even knowing the consequences that exist for not completing a task aren’t enough to push us forward. Fortunately, there are some tangible steps you can take in order to give yourself a boost when your usual routine isn’t working. Adding even a few of these to your routine may help you to overcome that slump when you need a motivational jumpstart. Get Moving If you’re feeling sleepy or even restless, you won’t be able to focus on that pressing task. A great solution is to move your body. Get off the couch. Step away from your…

October Recap/November Goals

Each month I share my goals as a way to motivate myself to get things done and stay accountable. Here’s last month’s recap and the next month’s set of goals for my blog, and my personal life. Reach 7,500 followers on Instagram. I reached my goal, although it was a little hairy. My follower numbers still seem to fluctuate, but I’m working on maintaining my current followers. Have a successful District Queens event. If you missed our event, then you definitely missed a GREAT event (if I do say so myself). We had a great turnout, a fun lipstick bar for the ladies to sample custom lipsticks by Lipp and a local henna artist who created fun hand art on us. Resist from eating sugar for at least 30 days. I had the BEST intentions for this sugar detox. However, I started this detox three days prior to my monthly cycle. By…

7 Ways to Feel More Confident About Your Physical Appearance

I am still on a high from the District Queens Sip n Shop at Eloquii last week. During the event, we each gave our thanks to the crowd. If you’ve ever been around me when I have to speak, there are usually tears involved. When I speak from the heart, I always get a little emotional. Although I was able to hold back the tears Thursday, my voice did start to crack as I thanked the other women who make up the District Queens. My goal for 2017 was to push myself outside of my comfort zone and try new things. I’ve never been super confident about my body and working with these women has really given me a brand-new confidence. I know that feeling confident about your physical appearance is something that many people, not just myself, struggle with. It normally starts during the teenage years and can be…

10 Motivational Quotes for the Fall

Today is the first day of Autumn and I couldn’t be more excited for boots, sweaters and hot cocoa by the fire. With the changing of the seasons, I love to provide a little motivation and inspiration to spark change because nothing new comes from comfort zones. Here are 10 motivational quotes for the fall. I am looking forward to the new adventures this season will bring. Don’t be afraid to shake things up sometimes. Take a chance if you want life to change. Have faith in what will be…even if it’s hard at times. You have the right to grow. No need to ask permission. Your choice: step forward into change, growth and something new or back into safety? Confidence is key Real girls aren’t perfect and perfect girls aren’t real. And never forget…