Social Media is everywhere these days! Not that it's all a bad thing, but it can quickly turn that way if you allow it.
The problem with social media isn't really social media itself, but how we let social media control our lives.
Many of us start to let social media consume us, obsessed with being "liked" by others.
We get so caught up in the numbers.......
How many followers do I have?
How many likes did this picture get?
Did anyone retweet my genius thought?!
It can quickly take over our thoughts and becomes an unrealistic measure of our worth.
I recently discovered Essena O'Neill....She was what they say "internet famous", a social media star.
Recently Essena quit social media....why?!.....because it started to take over her life. Obsessed with being perfect online, she was missing out on real life. So......she decided to quit and become a game changer.
I gotta say.....I am very impressed by this young women. She is taking a stand and is determined to make the world a better place, be present in her life and not worry about how much she is being "liked" by others.
We can all learn from Essena! Not that we all have to quit social media, but we need to stop letting it consume us. Be present in the wonderful life we have and know that our worth is measured way more than numbers.
I get it....we all want to be liked, so in a way, we all care about what others think about us. But one of the best things that you can do for yourself is to let go of what other people’s opinion. Here are a few tips to help you not care about what others think about you….
I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately and how I really want to help other women gain more confidence in themselves. But, before I could help others I had to dig deep and figure out the things that have helped me to build confidence within myself (yes, my confidence has been shaken a lot throughout the years… but it’s also grown). After lots of thinking I found 3 simple things that I believe is at the root of building confidence…….
I get it.... most days it feels like there are never enough hours to check off all those to-dos. Just follow these simple steps to owning back your time and you will start to feel like you found some extra time in your day to get some stuff done…..
When you hear the word minimalism, what you first think of? Maybe you think the idea of it sound both amazing and overwhelming at the same time. But… It might mean something different than what you think……
Ruts stink! Going through a personal rut can be bad enough…but hitting a rut in your marriage can feel like your trying to run a 5k in quicksand. Here are 3 tips to avoid the marriage rut….
I know that schedules can get out of hand sometimes, so let’s just simplify it! Here are 3 easy ways to simplify your schedule.
It’s hard not to be overwhlemed when you feel like you are facing a mess… but if you can change your mindset with these simple things, it can make things a little easier.
This isn’t something that I normally blog about often, but it is a big part of our lives. Here are 5 lessons I’ve learned from being a military wife…..
2 simple things that can drastically make your life easier…..
No matter what area of life you are wanting to improve, follow these 3 simple steps