So many years I lived in bondage and pain. No one ever knew the pain I felt in my heart or the way I picked myself apart day after day. I was so unhappy with myself and I could never imagine anyone as seeing little ol' me as beautiful. I look back at those years … Continue reading Tips for improving your self-esteem by Ashley Poptodorova
Have you ever just sat and watched a child? They have a boldness and fearlessness to life! They are so innocent and pure. This is what God wants us to be like. We are after all, His children. He desires to see the purity in us that can only come from accepting Him fully and … Continue reading Stop thinking of what could go wrong and think of what could go right!
Good evening friends! I wanted to give you something to chew on these next few days. I am a big proponent of living a fantastic life, one FULL of joy and happiness. In order to do this effectively, there are a few key things that we must practice and learn. The quicker we learn … Continue reading The less we judge, the more FREE we become.
I have always been a firm believer in overcoming trials, learning from life's lessons and becoming an achiever. I am intrigued by Gods awesomeness and how he can help bring about some of the greatest blessings from the messes and trials in life. Sometimes, it takes the most life changing moments for doors of opportunity … Continue reading How this Hero almost lost it all yet, gained everything.
There is no other way to convey the sheer importance of this message other than to shoot straight through to the heart of the issue. There will be no tiptoeing around this subject and I encourage you to set aside your opinions and just savor the message. Reflect on it, sleep on it and take … Continue reading Who is the “disabled” one, really?
Just like a steady tapping on the door, consider this a tapping on your shoulder. "Excuse me, Sir or Ma'm, are you excusing your life away?" Yes, it sounds very strongly put and this is because it is. Today, I want you to open up with yourself and be boldly honest. Are your excuses drowning … Continue reading Are your excuses drowning your dreams?
YIPPEE! Ok... I am only trying to convey my pure excitement for getting out this awesome message today! I have dealt with my share of negativity in life and I really feel that this is a topic that is discussed at times, considered in conversation and "dabbled" in but the sheer importance of grasping … Continue reading The destructive, life altering effects of negativity and how to stay AWAY!
I love blogging on a rainy Saturday. Nothing quite like it. I got to thinking about friendship today after spending some time with a friend. We had a great agility session and sat on the (hot!) track just talking and catching up. It really led me to think about the friendships in my life and … Continue reading *Friendship* By: Ashley Poptodorova
I am so excited to be sitting here blogging to you, coffee in hand and Jesus Culture playing in ears. 😉 I know it has been a while. I have had an eventful and fun few weeks. Lots going on! In the process of setting up my new Wellness blog, I just spoke at … Continue reading Setting the record straight on IMAGE by: Motivational speaker Ashley Poptodorova
How many times in life have you gone through something VERY tough and challenging and thought that it would take everything in you just to get through? Well, I believe that we have ALL endured times like these and I believe it is in the midst of these challenges that we grow and build strength … Continue reading Getting through tough times without giving up- Ashley Poptodorova