choosing happy

Today my passion is happiness. My passion changes on a daily basis, based on whatever I’m dealing with that day. I’ve expressed before that my passion is people, some days it’s yoga, some days biking, frequently it’s the Beatles or the Rolling Stones. But today, happiness. For those of you keeping up with me, I…

Happiness keeps…

Happiness keeps you sweet, trials keep you strong, sorrow keeps you human, failure keeps you humble, and God keeps you going.

elizabeth orantes; The Power Of One

This next post is incredible not only because it has a special message, but because the person writing it truly embodies everything she says in the post. The Power Of One is one of my favorite messages and I hope this inspires you to step up and make a difference. Sitting down and thinking of…

everything happens for a reason

One of the things that’s so appealing to me about the passion project is that I don’t write anything for it. It is all these awesome people that I know and meet and I get to share them with you. But I realized that it is important for me to share my feelings with my…

maggie smith; people

This is a truly incredible post because as I’ve said before, my passion lies with people as well. It’s inspiring to see how many people in my life have the potential to make a lasting difference in this world! What am I passionate about? At first a question like that seemed simple, but putting into…

There is a vita…

There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening, that is translated through you into action and because there is only one of you in all time that expression is ultimately unique.

alex jay; special needs

This gem is one of my sorority sisters and close friends at school that has the biggest heart of anyone I know. Her relentless acts of unselfish kindness show the world that putting others before yourself is the way to go. I really don’t believe that people only have one passion. I knew what my…

You were made f…

You were made for the place where your real passion meets compassion, because there lies your real purpose.

sydney bruton; photography

Sydney is one of my best friends, and one of the most talented photographers I’ve met. We’ve only known each other for a year but her sweet and caring personality is my constant reminder that everyone deserves to be loved.  When I think of the word passionate, so many different things pop into my mind. …

People are capa…

People are capable at any time in their lives of doing what they dream of.