1) Traveling to a new place is exciting; an adventure. It makes you feel alive. As Tim Ferriss says, “the opposite of happiness is not sadness. Happiness and sadness are two sides of the same coin, but the opposite of happiness is actually boredom.” The...Read more
We all have things we want out of life; things we want to do, places we want to see, people we want to be…Yet if you looked at the majority of people’s timeline to get “there”, the common term would be “someday.” The problem with “someday” is that it never comes. It...Read more
Some of us have physical scars, but we probably all have emotional scars. I think it’s natural not to want scars to show, at least not to everyone. Having lost 155 pounds in a pretty short amount of time, I had to have a few surgeries afterward to remove excess skin...Read more
In my mocktail creation experimentation, I have been trying to create drinks that are not loaded with sugar. I love lime and mint, so a virgin mojito seemed the obvious choice. I love it! So here is my twist: Add blueberries for the wonderful health benefits and...Read more
Have you ever thought your alcohol use might be a problem? Have you ever woke up feeling like a trainwreck and spent most of the day recovering because you had a few too many the night before? Have you ever done or said something you regret because you were under the...Read more
Welcome to Empowered by Nikola! I write with the goal that I might light up your life with empowerment, hope, inspiration, love and wellness!