What’s your type?

Fear is a crippling feeling we’ve all encountered at some point in our lives. Whether it be snakes, heights, or failure, we all have something that we’re afraid of. I want to preface by saying, I am not a Doctor or Psychiatrist, so the opinions and experiences discussed are my own. There are five typesContinue reading “What’s your type?”

A moment of thanks!

I have been successfully running this blog for 2 years now, and it feels like I just started. For a moment of transparency, I created this blog to bring motivation, encouragement and hope…for myself. Yes, I was the in need of inspiration and hope, because I had lost mine. Essentially, I turned my journal intoContinue reading “A moment of thanks!”

Watch ME!

Hey my NOTE takers! If you’re not following me on YouTube, please do me an absolute favor, and subscribe to my channel, Notes by La’Rue. If you enjoy my posts, encouragement and motivation, my channel is the perfect place for you. After all, it’s an extension of this blog! Please be sure to share withContinue reading “Watch ME!”

Drained

Taking on too many projects, tasks and responsibilities (especially that of others’) can be so draining. You’re depleted, physically and mentally exhausted and you’ve run out of energy. Even doing the smallest thing can be so tiresome, and quite the chore. Whether it be work or family, you often feel as though everything in youContinue reading “Drained”

I’m (NOT) depending on you

Are you one of those individuals that are so desperate and hungry for love, that you’ll stop at nothing to get it, even if it means losing yourself? Do you often place your happiness in the hands of others, hoping they’ll give to you what you can’t produce for yourself? Do you feel whole whenContinue reading “I’m (NOT) depending on you”

When you don’t want to

Get up, even when you don’t want to Go workout, even when you don’t want to Do something nice for yourself, even when you don’t want to Relax and take some time for yourself, even when you don’t want to Keep dreaming, even when you don’t want to Continue to believe, even when you don’tContinue reading “When you don’t want to”

Are you jealous?

How do you feel, when a family member of yours is climbing the ladder and they’ve just passed you on their way up? What does your self-esteem look like, when everybody knows your friend and constantly flocks to them, but nobody seems to recognize you? Do you find it difficult to support others, even whenContinue reading “Are you jealous?”

Making adjustments

If you were to perform an audit of your life, what would it reveal? Would it show any inconsistencies between the person you are, versus the one you pretend to be? Upon examination, could you honestly say you’d be happy with your findings? If not, you should try making some adjustments. The adjustments you makeContinue reading “Making adjustments”

The Divide

“It’s over”, is probably one of the last things anyone in a relationship wants to hear. Like most women, I’ve spent a great part of my life fantasizing and preparing for marriage, that I’ve never entertained the idea of divorce, because in my eyes, I “just know”, it’s going to work. Although I’m a hopelessContinue reading “The Divide”