New Site Layout Complete and Running!

To keep this post short and sweet – the site re-launch is complete! Go check out the updated, user-friendly interface with new features such as: Shop 2 Fight – Websites where you can shop to benefit IBD education and research! Featured Articles – Static articles on the homepage for easy navigation! Groups near you – To help users find Crohn’s and Colitis support groups in their own countries, or nearby! And so much more! Go check it out! Continue reading New Site Layout Complete and Running!

I CHALLENGE YOU! …To spend time by yourself!

I challenge you, to spend time by yourself! Getting to know EXACTLY who you are, what you want, what you do well, and what you don’t!

… an excerpt from this article:

Then comes the hard part: creating change.

Only once you know yourself – once you honestly know what WHO YOU ARE and WHAT YOU WANT – can you begin to move towards your goals.

It never ceases to amaze me, how often I regret trying to argue to someone else that I have changed. I admittedly forget this all the time, but change is not instant. You don’t just wake up one day and say “Hallelujah, I have changed!!!” CHANGE is a result of habituation and consistency. If you’ve spent months reacting in a certain way, don’t expect one instance of acting differently to change someone else’s opinion of you.

“I don’t trust words. I even question actions. But I never doubt patterns.” Continue reading I CHALLENGE YOU! …To spend time by yourself!

For A Cause: Rocks with Sass

Originally posted on The Ohio Transplant:
Hi Everyone! Happy Thursday! I’m taking a different spin for this Tuesday and I thought i’d do a profile on a woman and company that I think rocks! I’ve known Amanda since we were little and while i’ve moved to the West Coast, I’ve followed her via Facebook! Most recently, I started to see these amazing pieces of jewelry… Continue reading For A Cause: Rocks with Sass