self-care

The Anxious Introvert’s Take on Courage

And though she be but little, she is fierce." -William Shakespeare I've heard my friends time and time again express the same sentiment in regards to how I present myself to the world: "but Rachel," they say, "you don't look like you have anxiety!" While it's flattering to think that my friends think that I… Continue reading The Anxious Introvert’s Take on Courage

100 Days of Yoga Series, Inspiration, self-care, Yoga

Breathe: 100 Days of Yoga Week 3

In a busy world, it's sometimes hard to catch your breath. Last week I explored dedicating my time and my full energy to yoga (and to other areas of my life, and if you missed it, you can check it out here). This week flows along that same vein but goes a little deeper into… Continue reading Breathe: 100 Days of Yoga Week 3

books, Entertainment, reading

Book Review: “The World of Lore: Monstrous Creatures”

The World of Lore: Monstrous Creatures by Aaron Mahnke has its roots in an online podcast, and up until Christmas, I knew nothing about it. It was my sister, actually, who put this book in my hands. She noticed me reading a book of Victorian ghost stories - a favorite subject - and, so she… Continue reading Book Review: “The World of Lore: Monstrous Creatures”