Alana Yarbrough on Instagram: “Dare to be rare, darling. Don't be like the rest of them, instead be the diamond in the midst of the glittering cubic zirconias. Do not be a stereotype, instead be SO different and uniquely you that you are unforgettable. Stand out from the crowd, the sheep, the world, and shine brightly, colorfully, beautifully like only you can. As I say to my daughter, better to be a nerd than one of the herd. Dare to be rare - you are beautifully and wonderfully made! ”
You have not lived until you've done something for someone who can never repay you. "No one has ever become poor by giving." - Anne Frank Let's be someone who gives joy to others. Let's be someone who smiles warmly at strangers and opens doors, doing smal
Alana Yarbrough on Instagram: “Stay curious, darling! "Wisdom begins in wonder." - Socrates / Plato / Aristotle (attributed to all 3 influencers) Cultivate a sense of wonder today. Be curious and explore not only your surroundings with new eyes, but your loved ones. Be genuinely interested in them, ask questions, listen actively and engage them! See how they have changed, seek to understand why, wonder at the beauty of their unique gifts and abilities.
Time is your friend, darling. Hold on a second... It is not your enemy. Don't be talking bad about time. Like... There's never enough. It runs out on you. It flies. Don't set up an adversarial relationship with time! Instead reframe your relationship with Father Time and how you think about it. Cue Mick Jagger singing "Time is on my side, yes it is!" Anytime you think of anything as an enemy, it will drain from you and be a source of pain or discomfort in your life. Choose instead to…
Alana Yarbrough on Instagram: �"It isn't enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn't enough I believe in it. One must work at it." - Eleanor Roosevelt� #peace #quote #typography #hand #lettering #type
Be kind & courageous in your LVE today! Happy Valentine's Day, darling! No matter if you have that 'special' someone today or not - remember that everyone you interact with today is truly special, as are you! Be kind & courageous in your actions and words of love today to all you encounter. May graciousness, mercy, encouragement, wisdom, love and peace be with you. May your smile brighten even the darkest of days. Do not think that love, in order to be genuine, ha
A smile is a curve that sets everything straight A coffee moment with my mom who flew in yesterday, talking and laughing. Remember, my dear heart, the importance of a smile today. Tag someone who makes you smile!
A note to lovingly remind you today that Food is Information, darling. As Hippocrates said, "Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food." These last 56 days out of my hospital stay have been a challenge- a physical, mental, and emotional struggle to learn a new way of living, new habits, new mindsets. If you know me, or scroll through my IG, you will see that for years coffee (and latte art) has been a daily ritual for me, yet I have had no coffee now for 58 days (since the day I…