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Why I swapped Resolutions for a 2021 Mantra

How it Started Progress, not perfection. 2021 Resolutions are actively fading fast for most as we near the end of January, but I am feeling even more charged about my mantra for 2021! Good catch dear reader, I swapped resolution for mantra because I find it to be a more positive focus that is easier…

Traveling tips after having a stroke

Traveling as a Stroke Survivor may seem overwhelming, but here are some traveling tips to make it all less stressful and more fun. I've compiled these from my own experiences. I hope you find these traveling tips after having a stroke to be helpful. Talk to your doctor This is a first for everything for…

Tips for Staying at AirBnbs in a Foreign Country

My coworker is taking his family to Poland this summer and asked me about staying at AirBnbs in a foreign country. I almost exclusively stay at AirBnbs while traveling overseas, so I had a lot to say! I realized I should write it down to share with everyone! New to AirBnb? Use my link to…

Join the community for Young Stroke Survivors and Caregivers.

My mission for Stroke of Colors has always been to connect to other young stroke survivors and form community. I felt extremely isolated going through my stroke and recovery and feeling that I didn't belong in the community. But, we are out there! So, let's join forces for good and support each other. AND the…

7 Lulus jumpsuits I’m obsessed with right now, all under $70

This is my personal jumpsuit wishlist, or favorites that I already own. Lulus is one of my recent shopping discoveries and I have spent so much time dreaming on that site and building wishlists! Are you new to Lulus? Get $20 off your first order, which makes these jumpsuits even more of a deal. While…

Fertility talk – How I feel about one of my best friends having a baby.

Okay, so this is actually about the fertility talk and the ticking clock. The honest answer for how I feel about one of my best friends having a baby is I feel a confused and a little broken. Of course I'm ecstatic for my friend and her husband. This is something they really wanted and…

My Bucket List and Why You Shouldn’t Wait Until You’re in Trouble to Make One

Do you watch A Million Little Things? We do, and a recent episode that had Maggie trying to get to Plymouth Rock for her bucket list got me thinking about mine again. Some people find it morbid to have an actual bucket list when you're young, but I see it as goals to work towards…