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On a personal note.....

I think I have embraced my new age of 30 now, I'm over the initial fear I had about leaving my 20's. But I'm still like trying to figure out my life. I had to stop by the store on day and when I got back in the car, I just broke down. Things were just going all kinds of crazy that week. My current employer is making one too many changes and it affects my position. Plus I'm only part time for now and this job market is crazy, it's so hard trying to find something, let alone get into an interview. And I just want to be able to support my family and be stable. I'm grateful for having a roof over my head, even though I'm still at home, I have a job and clothes on my back. I've been struggling to learn patience. I'm always trying to rush everything and I need to let go of the wheel because I am not in control. Things happen for a reason and I know that things will get better, I will get where I need to be, but not on my time. I just have to keep pushing and keep myself motivated that I can cross the finish line and overcome this setback!

~ ** Drea Notes **~
 
One year, I will get to New York Fashion Week!
I will be starting the squat challenge again, I will finish it lol!
I have no problems leaving the house with no makeup on!


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  1. Set backs are what makes us stronger as we persevere through them. I always remember a quote: "You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice that you have."
    Keep pushing on Adrea...it will all be worth it. (I give myself this same pep talk all the time when things become a little unbearable)

    Have a wonderful day xo
    Keisha

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    1. Thank you so much for the encouragement! I really appreciate it! That is a good quote to know and go by!

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