Life of Polly

Simple Tips for Living Your Best Life

The Warm-up Girl

Here’s to all the girls who date a guy for several years and when they break up, the guy finds some random girl to give everything you ever wanted from him/in a relationship to, in a fraction of the time. My guess is this has happened at least once to every person out there because…

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Are You in an Abusive Relationship?

Possessive Love Have you or anyone you know been part of an abusive relationship? Maybe you are or you were at one time but did not realize it. From my own past experience and trauma I would like to share some information in hopes to protect and inform you and your loved ones so that…

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My Best Friend’s Wedding

On April 29, 2012 I stood at the top of a charming little brick staircase in Acworth, Georgia and looked out to my best friend of twenty-four years in her gorgeous white sparkling wedding gown, arm in arm with her father. Her groom was at the end of the aisle waiting for her with anticipation. …

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10 Ways to Escape The Funk!

Ever have one of those days when you wake up and just don’t feel like doing anything, and everything seems so uninspiring?  Here are 10 tips to help you snap out of that funk you’re in and start feeling good again. 1.Breathe  Close your eyes, sit up straight, and take three slow deep breaths. 2. Reflection Look…

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10 Reasons Why You Should Take a Solo Vacation

A few weeks before my 26th birthday I sat down and spoke to a few of those close to me about going on a much-needed vacation, either to Miami or Hawaii. I have family in Miami and friends, but Hawaii is somewhere I had never been before and didn’t know a soul. I love exploring,…

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Ways to Fell More Accomplished in Your Life

Some of us look at other people’s accomplishments and ask ourselves, “What have I done?” Then, you feel like crap, sit and mope about it until you talk to someone or turn on a funny movie, have a glass of wine or go for a run. And, not usually in that order because you shouldn’t run…

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What is the measure of personal success?

What does it mean to be successful? How would you consider yourself or someone else successful? This overly used, and under thought about term, means different things in business and in your personal life. Typically success in business means to have earned a great deal of money, run a stable organization that upholds a valuable…

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Dare to Chase Your Dreams!

Chase your dreams. Chase them when you’re tired, worn down and tired of it all. Don’t stop pursuing what your heart desires. Help inspire others along the way because you never know the impact you may have on their lives. Know your friends. Know who you can trust. Keep your lips tight because a lot…

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Learning to Forgive Yourself

In life, we make mistakes. We say things we wish to take back, we make the wrong moves, sometimes though we can just be so darn hard on ourselves. We can be cruel and diminish our own self-worth. The truth is that we can’t move forward from our mistakes until we forgive ourselves first. We…

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5 Ways to Find Your True Passion

Looking back, I remember the days of pulling into the parking lots of places I worked and dreading the entire day. I hated my outfit, I hated the weather, hated environment I was about to have to be in. I wanted nothing more than to be at home or just anywhere else but the awful…

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