• 20
  • 5'3"
  • short-haired
    • currently growing it out
  • pisces
  • INFJ
  • also known as Bean
  • elephant at heart
  • has a notorious sweet tooth
    • especially when dark chocolate is involved
  • aspiring art therapist
  • a listener, not a talker
  • ...but a talks-to-herself-er
apr 26 2016 ∞
jan 9 2018 +
  • color
  • the telling emotion in eyes
  • art in any form
  • a song, quote, poem, film that you really connect with
  • true friendship
  • laughter
  • the dead quiet outside after a snow storm
  • an animal companion's devotion
  • bare feet outdoors
  • simplicity
  • the darkest black and the purest white together
  • the moon and stars
  • people with unique and personal style
  • inspiration and motivation
  • moments of total understanding
  • the sound of acoustic guitars
  • vocal vibrato
  • sentimentality
jul 11 2012 ∞
jan 6 2018 +
  • try to take a block of time out of every day (or at least most days) to do something good for yourself. uninterrupted, a break from work, school, social media and mindlessness. do something good for the body, brain and/or soul.
  • rekindle your yoga practice. find the motivation to have a more consistent practice without forcing yourself to practice. focus on how the poses feel, not on having the most perfect or advanced asanas. notice the changes that occur in the mind and body as a result of the practice.
  • foster a love of tea. try different varieties. replace coffee with tea more often, since you like sugar and cream in your coffee and that's not the healthiest thing to drink.
  • be more active. don't worry about hitting the gym five times a week; do what feels good and what is enjoyable. mix it up; s...
jan 6 2018 ∞
jan 6 2018 +
  • Everybody has good in them, but some people will never show it.
  • You can't change somebody else's mind, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't try.
  • "Everything will be okay in the end. If it's not okay, it's not the end."
    • That being said: there's really no end, just closure of specific situations.
  • The cold shoulder doesn't solve anything; it makes things worse and drags out issues.
  • Sleep, food and water are the solutions to most negative feelings.
    • Similarly: walking, stretching and dancing are virtually foolproof moodboosters.
  • "Living in the moment" doesn't mean not planning anything. It just means being mindful of whatever you do.
  • You can't "fix" people, especially if the...
may 24 2014 ∞
jan 6 2018 +
  • fairy lights
  • petting an animal
    • warm pets lying on your stomach or lap
  • tea
  • hugs and cuddling
  • getting lost in a project
  • the sound of the rain
  • watching snow fall
    • forest walks in the snow
  • yoga/stretching
  • sitting by the water
    • the sound of running water; babbling brooks, a gently lapping tide, crashing waves
aug 15 2013 ∞
jan 6 2018 +
  • weekend in a cabin with A: 100-200
    • deposit
    • firewood, food, gas
  • tattoo: 200-300? for outline, more later if deciding to get color
  • trip to Amsterdam: tbd
  • moving in with A and M: have deposit already, but should have some handy for furniture, housewares, food, etc.
  • general "safety net"
    • trying my best...
jan 6 2018 ∞
jan 10 2018 +
  • dancing in the rain
  • natural, inspired and lively conversation
  • comfortable silences
  • running without a purpose
  • laughing
  • connecting with a song, book, film, image or quote
  • being inspired
  • being unequivocally and unapologetically in love
  • creating with passion
  • discovery and exploration
mar 26 2012 ∞
jan 6 2018 +
  • Agathokakological adj. Being comprised of both good and evil
  • Age-otori n. The quality of looking worse after a haircut
  • Alexithymia n. Difficulty describing feelings to other people.
  • Anhedonia n. the inability to derive pleasure from normally-enjoyable activities
  • Enervating adj. the opposite of inspiring; morally draining
  • Entelechy n. the realization of potential; the supposed vital principle that guides the development and functioning of an organism (essentially, a soul)
  • Esoteric adj. likely to be understood by few people
  • Ferrule n. The metal part of a pencil.
  • Gigil n. The urge to hug or pinch something unbearably cute
  • Hiraeth n. Homesickness for a place that doesn't exist
  • Hippopotomonstrosesquipedalian adj. Of or pertaining to extremely long words
aug 12 2011 ∞
jan 6 2018 +