Retrospective

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Man. Meaningful relationships are really, well, meaningful. This past Saturday I had the pleasure of meeting my friend Rachel for coffee. We’ve done this before, and we’ll do it many more times, but we had a particular goal for this… Continue Reading

Aware

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You might have seen a new movement for setting resolutions in recent years. Girl bosses such as Gretchen Rubin, Suzanne Hall, and others have chosen to leave behind the exhaustive and frankly low-results habit of New Year’s resolutions and opt for… Continue Reading

Bloglovin’ + 8 Must-Read Bloggers

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You can now find My United States of Being on Bloglovin’! For those who have not yet discovered this amazing website, it is a host for nearly every blog you have ever had the pleasure of discovering (or have yet… Continue Reading

Figure Out Your Passion

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“If you can’t figure out your purpose, figure out your passion. For your passion will lead you right into your purpose.” — Bishop T.D. Jakes Photo credit: www.unsplash.com

Towns and Tunes

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On the road again… It’s time for #Vacay2015! There have been a few other trips this year, but this is the big one. The hubs and I left Wichita, KS early this morning and are on the road to Nashville,… Continue Reading

Living Like a Tourist

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You have probably heard it said that when you travel, you want to “live like a local.” By living like a local you can experience all of the lesser-known shops and bars, and support the local establishments that make a… Continue Reading

Welcome!

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Hi! I’m Jordan. Welcome to my fresh, new blog! My previous site, www.unitedstatesofbeing.wordpress.com, was stagnant. Recently, I have started to relish the acts that create exciting change in my life. Purposeful living is my new mantra. Purposeful living, to me, means having… Continue Reading