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How to change your life in a few simple steps

How To Change Your Life in Just a Few Simple Steps

I appear to be a bit of a brave bad*** to a lot of people and for the most part, I guess I kinda am. After years of abusive relationships, financial struggles and the constant battling within myself to find out who Iva is, and what she wants, I am finally living life on my

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5 Things To Do Next Time You Are Feeling Lonely and Sad

I’m no stranger to feeling lonely. I’ve been alone for a hella long time. I don’t want to spend the next 10 or 25 years alone. It just doesn’t interest me, at all. I never entertain the idea that I may very well be alone for a very long time. That doesn’t sit well with

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5 Effective Steps To Get Out Of Your Comfort Zone and Be Happy!!

How to Get Out of Your Comfort Zone (and do epic sh*t) Be sure to read the important update at the end of this post. It will blow your mind. This girl took her comfort zone and threw it in the garbage. Find out how to get out of your comfort zone too and see

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9 Toxic Things to Ditch Right Now if You Want to be Happy in Life

You want a better life. You want to be happy in life. I know you do. Who doesn’t? The one you’re living is causing you anxiety, grief, frustration, and more turmoil than you desire. I’m not insinuating that your life sucks right now, or am I? When we start saying no to things, our life

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Why You Should Never Give Up On Your Dreams (no matter what)

It’s easy to throw in the towel on our dreams sometimes, amirite? They’re taking too long, it’s frustrating, nothing’s working. I get it. But I’m gonna tell you why you should never give up on your dreams, no matter what. I’ve recently been feeling like this. I work hard, up to 12 hours a day

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5 Ways to Combat Stress and Depression (and why it matters)

Do you constantly find yourself feeling stressed or overwhelmed with your responsibilities? Experts say that people under high stress can experience unhealthy heart rate increases, quickening of breath, and stress-related blood pressure rises as your body prepares to fight or flee from the source of the stress. If this sounds like you, you’re not alone. 

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10 Common Bad Habits That Are Surprisingly Harmful

What are the top 10 habits?   Sometimes we reach a breaking point in our lives. We wake up and realize instead of being happy, we’re miserable. Instead of calm and healthy, we’re living stressed-out, lethargic, zombie-like lives. What gives?! Surprisingly, this is often the result of tiny common bad habits instead of in-your-face events.


Iva Ursano is a retired hairstylist turned badass freelancer, who left behind 52 years of her life in Northern Ontario, Canada for a life of freedom, love and beauty in sunny Guatemala. She has two main purposes in life: feed hungry bellies and help inspire people to live a life of joy and love.