How I went from chronic people-pleaser to honoring me

When I think back on the moments in my life when I felt unhappy and had the most anxiety it was when I was a chronic people-pleaser. It’s taken a long time to be able to call myself a “recovering people-pleaser”. I began to notice when I was people-pleasing around certain people because when these […]

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Trusting your gut when it comes to decision-making

A girlfriend of mine recently had a baby. While we were at a get-together we were having a conversation about being a new mom and someone asked my girlfriend with the new baby whether she was going back to work. She replied, “Well, I really love my career and I want to go back, but […]

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Digging up the past helped me move forward

When I started Styling the Inside a few years ago, it was because I hoped to inspire others to create a life that feels good within. I began to share my personal stories and when my fingers hit the keyboard I began to heal my life from within! Writing has always been a passion of mine since I was […]

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My guiding words for 2017

Making resolutions can oftentimes lead to disappointment, especially if the resolution is unrealistic. For this reason, I’m setting intentions rather than resolutions again for 2017. One of my biggest intentions for last year was to do less and focus more. Unfortunately, last year I spent a great amount of time ‘doing’ (again)! I became so busy […]

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Making personal connections

Last weekend, I attended an intimate one day retreat called Being Woman and this past weekend I attended  Leading Moms and Blog Podium. Although each event was very different, I left all of them feeling refreshed, inspired, and most importantly; connected. In fact, many people I saw at these events, I’ve connected with online. And, I finally […]

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Being Brave all year long

September 1st is here! It’s unbelievable how fast the last two months flew by. In the beginning of the summer the girls and I were involved in the Raw Beauty Talks #Mybeachbody campaign. It was so great to see so many people out there embracing the skin there in, using the hashtag, and posting photos […]

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10 things I tried to stop doing in order to bring more JOY into my life

Joy is defined as a feeling of great pleasure and happiness which is why it’s a word we constantly see and hear during the holidays. We see it on Christmas cards. We hear it in Christmas songs. It’s even written on wrapping paper. Most recently I was at a Christmas party and the word Joy […]

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