My 6pm Bedtime

My 6pm Bedtime

Yep, you read that title right.There was a night this week, I had a 6pm bedtime. I made no excuses. I didn’t try to cover it up. By 6pm, I was in bed, ready to call it a day and fall asleep.Why?I was exhausted. That’s why. At work I had a few more meetings than I’m...
I had to Google how to Spell Impostor

I had to Google how to Spell Impostor

This week, BNG Inspire welcomes guest blogger, Jeff Vanlaningham! To learn more about Jeff, please visit the BNG Team website. I was reading recently that Impostor Syndrome has become a thing. The official definition is “a psychological pattern in which one...
Shout it out!

Shout it out!

Some days, a simple “gosh darn it” just doesn’t cut it. Some days, we need more. Today, if you’re having a day where the weight of the world is on your shoulders, try going outside and belting out whatever comes to mind; it might just make you feel a little bit...
Check Yourself Before you Wreck Yourself

Check Yourself Before you Wreck Yourself

When I was younger, I would often hear, “God gave you two ears and one mouth for a reason, Nicole. Use them proportionality.” At the time, it didn’t mean much. As I’ve gotten older, the message is loud and clear. If we’re talking more than we’re listening, we might...