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New Year’s Resolutions – 2018

New Year’s Resolutions – 2018

“It is our choices, Harry, that show us who we truly are, far more than our abilities.” ~ Albus Dumbledore, Harry Potter & the Chamber of Secrets “True self-care is not salt baths and chocolate cake, it is making the choice to build a life […]

Tuesdays are my Sundays, and other weekend things.

Tuesdays are my Sundays, and other weekend things.

Tuesdays are my usually my favorite day of the week. Since I work in a restaurant, and I work a restaurant industry schedule, Tuesdays are my Sundays. Tuesdays are my home days, reset days, food days, school days, please-don’t-end-so-quickly days. On Tuesdays, I do things […]

Project Sanctuary: The Closet

Project Sanctuary: The Closet

Moving is exhausting, you guys. I just moved for the first time in over four years and I somehow, simultaneously, have too much stuff and also not enough stuff. I have too many things, but need an entire living room set. As I’ve been unpacking, […]

Hi! This is a new space. Welcome.

Hi! This is a new space. Welcome.

Hello! You’ve found a blog. My blog. This blog, belonging to me, Doniree. It’s been awhile since I’ve published like this, but I’ve been itching to do it again. Here’s a little bit about me, and what I’ll be doing in this space. I’m Doniree […]

Crowd It Out — A Manifesto

Crowd It Out — A Manifesto

On a recent flight, I decided to try utilizing some of the tools I’ve developed over this past year. I started all sorts of new self-care practices: working out, eating better, deep breathing, meditation, reframing certain limiting beliefs I’d held. Typically when I fly, I […]