30 days · 30 days of writing · finding joy · inspiration · sparking joy · TED Talk · writing

30 days…

In my attempt at decluttering and finding joy, I’ve decided to recommit to things that bring me joy while also trying to do something new.  I was inspired by this series of TED talks, For those who want to break out of their shells.  Specifically, Try something new for 30 days, a talk by Matt Cutts. It would… Continue reading 30 days…

confidence · Fake it until you become it · life lessons · TED Talk

Fake it until you become it

We’ve all heard the phrase “fake it until you make it.”  I tell this to my students often to build their confidence.  However, I recently watched a TED Talk by Amy Cuddy.  She spoke about body language shaping who you are, as it is an important piece of nonverbal communication and language.  Many are judged based… Continue reading Fake it until you become it