Overnight success doesn't exist.

It's days like today that I'm ready to throw in the towel, not only as an artist, but also as a mother.  This is VERY difficult for me to write about, but I want to be completely honest with you.  The one idea I continue to hold onto is the fact that I know I'm not alone.  This fact keeps me moving forward everyday.  I'm here to speak my truth.  If I can help just one of you, it'll make it all worth it.

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Many days, I'm running on E

I barely keep it together when my patience runs out.  As productive as I attempt to be each day, I ask myself often if it makes sense for me to keep spinning my wheels while getting nowhere and having nothing to show for it.  Somewhere in-between work and raising three young children, I attempt to carve out time to be creative.  When I'm exhausted and uninspired, I do it anyways.  Although, this idea of growing slow is getting really old.

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Patience is key

The truth is, all this hard work is worth it.  There's no such thing as an overnight success.  While waiting in this messy middle, I continue to practice gratitude for all the blessings in my life.  The process might be slow, but I can say with confidence that I'm on the right path.  The three blessings that are my children remind me daily about the importance of the little things.  As a result, I continue to do one small thing each day, regardless of my exhaustion.  I was born to create, I have no other choice.

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Life doesn't come easier for me than you.

Because I was born with very little filter, I talk out loud about the hard things in life.  Let's start some conversations because nobody deserves to feel alone. What are you struggling with these days?  Comment below.

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