• Self Development

    Organize your to-do list like a pro in 4 easy steps

    Ever had a running to do list that seemed to go on forever and ever and you keep adding more to it? Well I have. I don't recommend that you practice doing that though. What that does, most times, is to trigger your anxiety and leave you in a state of feeling overwhelmed. When you are feeling overwhelmed it's pretty hard to want to be productive and knock of the tasks on your list. So, how can you change that? Today I will be sharing with you some practical tips on how you can organize and execute your to do list like a pro.

  • Motivation & Encouragement

    23 lessons I have learned throughout my 23 years of life (part 2)

    As promised here is part two of the 2 part blog series, ’23 lessons I have learned throughout my 23 years of life.’ 12. Give back. We are called to be servants of the Lord. Matthew 25: 37- 40 reads, “Then the righteous will answer him, ‘Lord, when did we see you hungry and feed you, or thirsty and give you something to drink?38 When did we see you a stranger and invite you in, or needing clothes and clothe you? 39 When did we see you sick or in prison and go to visit you?’ 40 “The King will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of…

  • Self Development

    Why you need a vision board and how to use it

      Vision is the art of seeing (and feeling) what is impossible to others. – Jonathan Swift.     How to create a vision board First and foremost, what is a vision board? A vision board is an arrangement of images that represents the person you’d like to be, the things you’d like to do and accomplish in life. It is, essentially, a visual representation of your life goals. You can get all crafty and make a physical vision board with magazine cut outs and printed pictures or you may choose to create a Pinterest board and pin images specific to your vision of your future.     Why create…

  • Self Development

    How to set realistic goals

    As humans, we have a desire to feel fulfilled and happy. These urges and convictions are natural to have and should be your indicator to do something different. One way to start acting is to set goals for your life. Setting goals start with having a vision. Your vision is where you see yourself in the future, whether it be in the near or distant future. When you have a vision for your life, it helps you to set intentions and create specific goals. Now, you can have short term and long-term goals and further categorize those into goals for your business, finances, career, spirituality, etc. Here are some questions…

  • Motivation & Encouragement

    4 SURE ways to get motivated

    Let’s face it, we all need a pep talk, a gentle reminder, inspiration, a dose of enthusiasm, and the list continues. Whatever you would like to call it, we need that motivation baby. Here’s the thing, where will you get it from right when you need it? What if that bright spark of a friend isn’t around or you cannot get through to them for whatever reason? Have no fear, for Tropical Tide is here. I’m kidding, but no, I’m serious. I’m here to remind you that you have to be your own motivator at times. How? Why, I’m glad you asked. Today I’ll be sharing with you four sure…

  • Motivation & Encouragement

    7 Simple ways to get out of a RUT!

    How can you overcome a rut? The infamous rut happens to the best of us and sometimes at the worst time possible. Anything can trigger a rut in the making or even be the starting point. Do not think, regardless, that you have to wallow in self pity or succumb to the blank, empty void you might be feeling. You might think it difficult while in the midst and decide to just let the phase pass you by. Nonetheless my lovelies, I am here to inform you that it is possible to overcome a rut. In this blog post I will share seven tips that have helped me personally to…

  • Motivation & Encouragement

    Tick Tock

    Has time ever stopped for you? It certainly has not for me. Yet, we sit around as if it does while it passes us by. Time waits for no one so why wait on time? By this I am referring to waiting on the right moment. It is never, majority of the time, the right moment. Procrastination rarely works out in our favor. In fact, it makes us more aware of the time that is passing by. Don’t make it a habit to put off today’s work for tomorrow. Tomorrow will come bearing it’s own challenges and task load.  When your work load piles up, you tend to find a…

  • Motivation & Encouragement

    Say Yes

    Happy new year everyone. I hope that you are all sticking to your new year’s resolutions and are working toward your goals. I just want to encourage everyone to be bold and say yes in 2018. This year is giving a vibe of greatness. Greatness in the sense that dreams are going to come through, goals are going to be accomplished, habits are going to be formed while others are being broken, breakthroughs, favor, and the entire works. This greatness, however, is going to require a lot of hard work and dedication. I propose a challenge to one and all to really be the best versions of yourselves this year.…

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