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Suffering from a holiday hangover?

I think I have a hangover. No, not from alcohol, I chose to eat my calories this week. I have a love hangover. Even if you are single over the holidays, the time with friends and family can be overwhelmingly filling. Being surrounded by people who love and care about you, exchanging gifts, and sharing many (overly indulgent) meals together is an amazing gift of the holiday season.

The tough part are the days after. Like me, I'm sure you want that full of love feeling all year round! Who wouldn't?

So this week I am going to nurse my hangover with self love. What does that look like? Glad you asked!

My hangover prescription: - Move your body daily - I don't know about you, but I am nearing a sugar overdose with my mom's cookies. My goal is to move every day. Not just because I want to fit in my jeans, but because working out is the most natural mood booster. Even walking 30 minutes a day can change everything.

- Gratitude journalling - I've been slacking on this, and during a season where there is SO much to be grateful for! Instead of focusing on what I don't have, I'm going to use one of my Christmas gifts (thank you Bex!), to reflect on all of my blessings. Every day.

- Be compassionate - I'm always talking about compassion for others, but it starts with us. Understand that it's ok to be bummed out on occasion. Don't beat yourself up for past choices. Give yourself a break, and be as loving to YOU as you are your best friend.

- Stay hopeful - I know that my life is meant to be amazing, and filled with amazing people. Stay hopeful that God is conspiring in your favor. It may not happen on demand or along your timeline, but it WILL happen.

Sending you so much love!

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Unlock Love - Who do you surround yourself with?

"We'll be Friends Forever, won't we, Pooh?" asked Piglet."Even longer", Pooh answered.

I had a great week. Mini adventures with my family combined with time spent with great friends from so many different stages of my life. It was awesome. Today I woke up reflecting on how thankful I am to be surrounded by such deep loving friendships on a daily basis.

I realized that much of my peace is a result of being loved. Not by one partner, but by so many beautiful people.

Friends, good friends, are so unbelievably important for nurturing your soul. Friends that lift you up when you're down, support you when you want to jump higher than before, and create a space where you know you are loved, unconditionally. Friends like that allow you to soar. They make you a better person just by being around them.

Friends, lifelong soulful friends, can be made at any stage of your life. There are no limits on the number of people that can love you. Spend time doing what you love to do and see who arrives into your world.

Who do you have surrounding you? How can you make spending time with those that bring you peace more of a priority? What can you do to create more loving friendships in your life?