A Year of Journaling: Entry 005

Best Thing: Let's Talk About What Happened To Me This Week

Here we are once again! It’s the fifth entry in my Year of Journaling series. If you have stumbled upon this blog series at this point, you can catch up on the series here. Today, I am going to talk about the best thing!

This entry will focus on the best thing that happened to me this week. When I first read this prompt, I was like “my week isn’t over yet. What if my best thing hasn’t happened yet”.

Hello, negative self-talk. It has been a while, hasn’t it! Instead of falling into the trap. The trap that would have me sitting in a space of negativity. I chose to reflect on my week with intention. “There is the best thing that I can talk about”, I told myself this and now here we are!

Let’s jump into today’s post!

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A Year of Journaling: Entry 004

Celebrate: Running My First 5K Was Great. Being Healthy is Awesome!

Ok. So I am back with the fourth entry into my Year of Journaling series! I took the last 3 days off. This was not by design or intention. I wanted to journal daily. So, I celebrate being able to consistently do it for the first 3 days.

But this past weekend, my body and mind had a different idea. Although, I am still in the beginning stages of my journaling journey. Hello, alliteration, LOL. I am obsessed with self-care and self-love this year. So, when myself said, “let’s relax this weekend.” I listened to Her.

With that bit of background information done, let’s jump into today’s entry!

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A Year of Journaling: Entry 003

Happy: It's The Small Things That Bring Us The Most Joy

Ha! We’re here for Day 3 of my Year of Journaling series! I am happy with my consistency thus far! This one is actually my favourite by far. I’ll give you a little background so you understand what I am talking about.

As an intellectual being. Seeking new information, daily. I value depth. I’m not a fan of superficial conversations. Friendships and relationships that lack change are difficult for me to stay in. For all my soul searching and seeking actions, I am the exact opposite at times.

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A Year Of Journaling: Entry 001

A Year Of Journaling (2017): Entry 001

There are countless resources online that promote the benefits of journaling. To be quite honest, that is something I have known since I was a teenager. But some decisions to “fit in” caused me to stop keeping a journal. Not that anyone needed to know I kept a journal. It was more of a thing of negative self-talk.

The end of 2016 into the beginning of 2017 saw my greatest mindset shift to date! I came across this blog post via Pinterest and noticed it was a Blog Lovin’ link.

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4 Goal Setting Tips for 2017

Goal Setting: 4 Tips on How To Plan for a Great New Year

Do you struggle with goal setting? Are you waking up on the first of December wondering where 2016 went? Did you set up plans and goals to achieve this year only to realise you have not accomplished a thing?

Do not worry! I am in the same boat as you. I literally wanted to achieve SO many things year only to be looking back on my 2016 thinking I have failed myself.

Do you want to make a change in 2017? Do you want to set some achievable goals for the new year? Goals that you will be motivated to complete by December 31, 2017?

Join me as I share with you some amazing goal setting tips I have found online and will be using to make 2017 a great year!

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