Have You Ever Gone Ollin?

No, I didn’t spell that incorrectly. Pronounced ALL-in, it is an expression of immense depth that conveys intense and immediate movement. Stemming from the ancient Nahuatl language, Ollin is derived from “yollotl,”meaning heart, and “yolistli,” meaning life. Ollin means to move and act now with all your heart (Taken from Kevin Hall’s book Aspire). Take…

Blood Runs Thicker

Change is tough. For some, really tough. It’s in these times that we as individuals rely on friends, and more importantly, family to look adversity in the face and persevere. In my experience, almost every family interacts, shows and receives love differently. However; one thing I have always noticed stands true:  loving families in one…

The Top 3 Takeaways from Moving to a New City and How To Really “Make it”!

These girls are amazing, quirky, funny, caring, and most of all, MY FAMILY! Hey there, It’s been a while! I just returned to the Midwest from a 4 day vacation visiting my cousin in Los Angeles with my two sisters, mother, and grandma. This trip was truly an eye opening experience on many levels, one…