Celebrating Life Today

Today is a significant day. Today is the 10-year anniversary of my final recovery from binge-purge type anorexia. I’ve been thinking about this day all year long—conceptualizing the brilliant blog I would put out to commemorate it and imagining the sense of triumph I would feel as I celebrate the victory. I’ve thought about how … Continue reading Celebrating Life Today

Don’t Hesitate – 5 Reasons to Initiate Recovery Today

My name is Talasi Guerra, and I am a fearaholic. For those of you who know me, or have been following my blog, you know that Braver Than Before is the outlet through which I am processing the ups and downs of life on my journey to fully recover from anxiety and fear. Fear has … Continue reading Don’t Hesitate – 5 Reasons to Initiate Recovery Today

Life Lessons: Jigsaw Puzzle Edition

Ryan and I have really gotten into jigsaw puzzles this year. We’ve always enjoyed them—in fact, we spent a few hours working on a puzzle together during one of our first dates ever. But since then, the only times we have done any puzzling has been each year at Christmastime with Ryan’s Grandma or my … Continue reading Life Lessons: Jigsaw Puzzle Edition

Motivation Monday: 5 Tips for Winning this Week

It’s Monday. For many people, Mondays set the tone for the rest of the week. If Monday goes well, you’re off to a good start and there is hope for the next four days. But if Monday turns sour, chances are you’ll give up on the rest of the week before it even happens. I’m … Continue reading Motivation Monday: 5 Tips for Winning this Week

Life Lessons: Escape Room Edition

Have you ever been to an escape room? If you haven’t, you really need to try it! What an exhilarating experience! An escape room is an interactive experience/adventure where you get locked in a room with anywhere from 4-8 people and you have to look around the room for clues that will ultimately help you … Continue reading Life Lessons: Escape Room Edition