Inside Out...

Have you ever walked past a house whose blinds were open and peeked inside? From the outside looking in, you see a space where everything is "just so." From the looks of things, these people have their lives together. The space they’ve created seems so welcoming and so put together that you would bet anything that they’re just the same. How often do we judge a book by its cover only to discover that looks are deceiving...and other overplayed cliches and metaphors?

 

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Gettin' our Georgia on -- Starting Big Little Ones

Georgia O’Keeffe once said, "I've been absolutely terrified every single moment of my life, and I've never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do." Isn’t she brilliant?!

I've been afraid most of my life - afraid of not doing big things, afraid of succeeding, afraid of being noticed, afraid of what people will think about me if I am noticed, afraid of pain, afraid of apathy, afraid of missing out. Basically, I’ve been afraid of life and and all that comes with really engaging with it. I was also born a dreamer with a heart for people and so have constantly found myself in quite the back and forth. I'm done with it. I've decided I'm adopting Georgia O'Keefe's famous quote as my new motto. Every day, I am going to "get my Georgia on!"

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