Category: Personal

The One Item I Can’t Leave the House Without

The One Item I Can’t Leave the House Without

So if you know me fairly well or follow me on the ‘Gram you’ve probably realized that I LOOOOOVVVEE a good pair of sunnies. One might say I have too many, but like shoes, there’s never too many pairs of…

Ten Tips for Moving Abroad with Your Significant Other

Ten Tips for Moving Abroad with Your Significant Other

If you’re new to Flourish-ious.com head here to find what my readers loved best on my blog.   In the Fall of 2015 I quit my job, packed up my room, said bye to my friends and moved abroad with my…

My Expat Life: Lady in London

My Expat Life: Lady in London

Hello from London!   If you’re new to Flourish-ious.com head here to find what my readers loved best on my blog. So I finally made my way across the pond. My five-year-old self is giddy with happiness right now, because guess…

Being Self Employed Gave Me Clinical Exhaustion

Being Self Employed Gave Me Clinical Exhaustion

    Being a Girl Boss can be rewarding, but it’s easy to fall into the trap of taking on way too much in an effort to get those coins. I’m guilty.In the spring of 2015 I was coming off…

Why I Stopped Dressing like my Teenage Self and Got Rid of Clothes that No Longer Fit

Why I Stopped Dressing like my Teenage Self and Got Rid of Clothes that No  Longer Fit

  Over the past 9 years my weight has fluctuated between  110 to over 120 and then this past January I hit 135. These weight fluctuations  have made shopping for clothes quite difficult. Yet for some odd, aka stupid reason, I have kept…

My Fitness Transformation

My Fitness Transformation

  My eighth grade elementary school PE class consisted of drinking soda and playing music. High school PE class was probably one of my least favorite classes and we all dreaded running that freakin’ mile for fitness testing. I could…

The Ten Powerful Things I Learned about Abuse

The Ten Powerful Things I Learned about Abuse

Abuse comes in many forms. It deceives, manipulates, tricks, and controls you. It makes you feel like shit.   Sometimes you don’t even realize it, especially if it’s all you’ve ever known. For many, adulthood consists of coming to terms…