All posts tagged: fear

Why you should do it anyway

When I left my hometown of 8 years to my new home state, I was full hopes and new dreams. Fear also tagged along because it was a major change. The move was full of mystery ahead. I was anxious because of the unknowns. But looking back, I can tell you that acting despite feeling fear has three important benefits. 1. You live a life of no regrets When you do things even if you feel fear, you live your life without regrets. You’re not left hanging with the question “what if?”. You learn to experience things for yourself versus relying on other’s people’s experiences and opinions. Even if later on you decide to change the direction of your life, you will gather gems of invaluable stories to share. 2. You live a new adventure You embark on a new adventure full of mystery and surprise. You’ll find yourself in places and experiences you thought only existed in your dreams. When you embrace the feeling of adventure, you continue learning about the world. You meet …

The Sunshine Blogger Award

The Hummingbird’s Journal has received “The Sunshine Blogger Award” from Julie Krupp from the blog Julie Krupp: Enhanced Perspective. Thank you so much, Julie, for nominating the blog! In Julie’s words “The Sunshine Blogger Award is peer recognition for bloggers that inspire positivity and joy. The Rules: 1. Thank the blogger who nominated you. 2. Answer the 11 questions the blogger asked you. 3. Nominate 11 new blogs to receive the award and write them 11 new questions. 4. List the rules and display the Sunshine Blogger Award in your post/or on your blog.“ Join me as I answer the 11 questions and nominate blogs for the Sunshine Blogger award. Julie’s Questions: 1. What is the best present you ever received? One of the most memorable childhood presents were from one of my elementary best friends. She once visited a National Park in California and brought me a box of rocks. I thought it was sweet of her to bring a part of the park to share with me since I’d never visited a national …