You will have to forgive me because I am about to get on a soapbox. Social media has frankly just ruined us. No, you know I love social media, but the filter that it is run through has ruined us. We just have to be perfect now. Want proof? Let me share with you. Now, I know this is a joke, but it is the truth as well.
Why do I use this as an example? Because let's be honest, no little child, unless pressured by parents would choose the outfit on the left. They want to be messy, play, be comfortable, and all sorts of things, but we feel so pressured as a society to be perfect for the camera that we have ALL stopped being real. Everything in life must be Instagram worthy and it is making us ALL depressed.
LIFE IS MESSY! LIFE IS NOT PERFECT!
LIFE IS NOT ALWAYS CAMERA WORTHY!
Stop pressuring yourself to make every occasion look perfect. Stop making yourself feel like every Birthday Party, Baby Reveal, Engagement Photo, and the rest of life's occasions needs to b…
We need more people who will sound the alarm!
Far too often, people want to play peacemaker, but have no desire to stand for what is right. I have heard the saying too much, "I just want everyone to get along and I feel it is my role to help that to happen." Now, while I agree in being a peacemaker when it is possible, there are also times that it is impossible. There are times that you have to stand up and say, WE HAVE A PROBLEM! There is an issue that MUST be addressed. When peace is possible and not detrimental, choose peace, but don't just choose peace because you are not willing to fight for what is right.
If you You have heard the old saying, you cannot yell fire in a crowded movie theater and not face consequences if it is a lie. But, what if there is a fire? Would you sit there and say nothing? Would you say, I want people to just get along and enjoy there movie? Of course not! Well, unless you are a sociopath! No, anyone in their right mind is g…