Hello to all of you beautiful people. Unfortunately, once again I’ve managed to let time pass without blogging regularly. Thanks to computer issues (damn Mac chargers are the worst!) and of course…life, I was unable to blog like I wanted to. I could’ve done so from my phone which isn’t a bad idea. I may start doing that sometimes but it’s not the same. Although, I have to be honest in saying that I think I bit off a little more than I could chew. I went from more of free flow blogging to daily blogging which was good information but ultimately became too much for me to keep up with. It wasn’t my style to just blog for the sake of blogging. When that happens it becomes less authentic and more contrived. The latter doesn’t resonate with me at all. Needless to say, from now on I’ll be blogging more regularly.
I have so much to share from all things spirituality to some great recipes using foods that increase your vibration and of course mental health. I’ve discovered some meditation techniques that work for pain reduction and anxiety especially a good one for menstrual pain. Oh, and I haven’t updated you on how I was able to heal myself from an ovarian cyst that I was diagnosed with late last year. Yoga, meditation, diet and just overall lifestyle changes work wonders!
The more I read, open my mind to new ways of thinking and appreciate different perspectives the more I learn. I cannot wait to share what I’ve learned with you. You can also check me out on instagram (check the side bar for that link). I check in with random thoughts and thought provoking info regularly on the gram.
Be on the look out for new posts this week!
Is it really September and I let a whole month go by without blogging? Shame on me! The nerve! In my attempt to scold myself for being M.I.A. for a while I want you all to know there’s a legitimate excuse that keeps me from being too hard on myself. There’s a reason that August was pretty much non existent on the blog and the one year anniversary (August 15th) of Amanisoul.com got completely overlooked! *deep sigh* That is a huge accomplishment by the way which deserves its own post (Coming Soon!).
Lots of transitions have been taking over my life as of late including a move back to my hometown, the DMV! I wanted to just briefly take the time to explain that the lack of posts for the past month have been due to my shift of focus solely being on packing and moving in a nutshell. It’s been quite the experience because it was our third move in three years. Yes, every Labor Day weekend for the last three years we have moved. We moved to Boston in 2014, moved to another apartment (same complex) in 2015 and this year we moved to the DMV! This will be the last move for a LONG time! I’m speaking it into existence!! *hands up to the universe*
Speaking of the universe, I almost lost my mind just a little bit (haha) but I discovered how beneficial mindfulness meditation is in maintaining my sanity. Right now as we speak the house is still filled with boxes and I’m okay with that for someone who despises disorder. If ever you’re faced with so many things going on at one time some of which are beyond your control make it mandatory to take time out for yourself to enjoy life. Appreciate the “little things”.
Treat yourself to some ice cream (or a smoothie for my health conscious folks), go for a walk, get outside…Do whatever you like to do that represents life and forces you to slow down! Focus on that one thing and take every second and minute to enjoy every morsel of “life”. That is mindfulness. Then you can go back to dealing with the chaos with a cool head. We all need balance. We need the stress to learn how to deal with challenges when they arise because there’s no escaping stress. We can minimize it but not totally omit it. At the end of the day, regardless of the craziness life still goes on. Remind yourself that this is only temporary.
Well, we’re all moved in now but still lots of organizing and unpacking to do among a plethora of other things that have tested my ability to remain calm like dealing with the MVA. In other news, in case some of you didn’t know I do have an instagram where I post more frequently with shorter more straight to the point inspirational posts. I share my experiences in getting closer to my higher self, the
mistakes lessons (because I’m human) in this journey called life, and my fascination in rediscovering the use of crystals. Manifestation at its best! You can find me on insta at amanisoul_. I’m also on snapchat as missangiebee. So many blessings and new beginnings have my level of gratitude on high! Not only am I thankful for this next chapter. I am also thankful that I still have my loyal audience which is you who hasn’t quit on me during the time of my absence. Life happens and I know y’all understand that. So, thank you!
The break stops here though. I needed to take time to focus on packing, preparing for the move etc. If you’ve been there done that than you know what it all entails. I honestly could not focus on blog posts so I would post here and there to instagram because it was just easier with the way my lifestyle was at the time of transitioning. Transitioning is still in effect as we get used to new surroundings, people, and everything else thrown our way but we are taking it one day at a time. Been working on new posts which I plan to start sharing soon including one about an epidermoid cyst that has developed on my back. I’ll discuss how I plan to use an integrative approach to healing myself because I’ll be using an antibiotic (per Doctor’s orders) in addition to natural remedies for the inflammation. Until next time, I hope you all have a peaceful weekend!
Love and Light,