My overzealous 2018 goals

Charting a Course for 2018

Every time I think about writing this post, I get totally jazzed; however, every time I sit down to write it, I hesitate. I’m a fairly confident person. I set goals every year. Somehow, putting them in writing for everyone to see requires a level of gumption that’s juuuuuust beyond my comfort level. Luckily (or unluckily) for you, I’ve decided that 2018 is a year for going after big dreams, so I might as well get comfy with discomfort. Aim high, fail hard, learn well, no?

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What are you after this year?

Happy 2018 friends! I don’t know about you, but I was struggling to feel inspired on Tuesday. This weekend was so lovely and relaxed, that just getting through the first workday back felt like a serious accomplishment. You too? High five! We made it.

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Perfect Ain’t in the Cards

The moving truck that pulled the electrical wires off our house

My oft repeated – and seldom truly embraced – motto for 2017 was, “You don’t have to be perfect to be amazing.” I found this wisdom somewhere on the internet late last year, made it the wallpaper on my iPhone, and decided they were the words to live by this year. While I’ve definitely had moments where I’ve lived it – I don’t think I quite bought into it until recently. The last few months of 2017 have decided that I definitely need to learn this lesson and have been pulling out all the stops to make sure I get it through my thick head.

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