Who's the disabled one?

Who's the disabled one?
I often go to the pool to swim laps. I love the sound of water going in and out my ears, with every stroke the rhythm begins drowning out my thoughts. The faster I go, the cadence leads me to a clear mind that is only focused on counting my laps. I am free… On... Read more »

That Girl

That Girl
That girl. That girl that sucks the life out of you. The one that has to be better, cuter, and more interesting. That girl that has no desire to learn more about you. It’s a competition. It’s a game without even knowing it. That girl that makes you feel small, worthless, and inadequate. That girl... Read more »

5 tips on finding a mate

5 tips on finding a mate
“In order to find something, you must first know what you are searching for” – Geneva Giglio There is power in positivity! People have studied the power in positive thinking and positive journaling and have discovered that is does make a difference in an individual’s life and his or her overall perspective. There are a... Read more »
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Opposites Attract

Opposites Attract
“Knowing and loving yourself is the foundation for a better you” – Geneva Giglio “You complete me” – A line we will not forget from the popular “Jerry Maguire” movie. But what do those words truly mean; was it just a line to suck us sappy, happily ever-after believers out there toward the edge of... Read more »

Locks of Love

Locks of Love
“Letting go does not mean your losing something, in truth, you are one step closer to abundance” – Geneva Giglio I detached myself from my hair today. I know, that’s an interesting way of phrasing it but let me explain myself. I have been thinking about cutting my hair short again for a while now,... Read more »

Thank you, more please

Thank you, more please
“Gratefully accept all of your blessings and then ask for more” – Geneva Giglio It is funny how the universe works almost as a conductor of the most beautiful sounding orchestra. It is beautiful sounding because of its leader, without a leader to organize the sounds into harmony, each part would be uncertain of its... Read more »
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Did God give up on me?

“God is always listening, but He will not always respond unless you ask” – Geneva Giglio I have been MIA with my blog updates and to be honest there is no excuse. It wasn’t as if I haven’t had one hour to spare, to collect my thoughts, and share them with the world. I have... Read more »

Count your blessings: with your fingers and your toes

Count your blessings: with your fingers and your toes
“Everyday that you rise, you have to ask yourself what you are living for today” – Geneva Giglio On the day to day grind, it is difficult to stop and smell the roses. It is difficult to stop, take a deep breath in, exhale, and say “Thank you!” We all have our struggles and sometimes... Read more »

If you can't change the picture, change the frame

If you can't change the picture, change the frame
“Don’t look behind you, look around you” – Geneva Giglio Unfortunately, many of us like to dwell and linger in our past. Whether is was five years or just five minutes ago, the important realization is that time has gone. It was and no longer is. I am just as guilty as the next, when... Read more »
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Keeping faith: on my knees on Christmas

Keeping faith: on my knees on Christmas
“You receive the greatest gifts when you humble yourself and ask for help” -Geneva Giglio My tear glands fill up as soon as my step-mom kisses me and tells me goodnight. She is heading up to bed at 6:30pm on Christmas day. Then there was two. My dad is in the kitchen cooking, as I... Read more »