Listen. Here's the thing. I know I'm supposed to be writing something super poignant. A retrospect of 2021. All the books I read. The struggles and challenges and victories I've had. But I can't get my brain to focus. I have started, stopped, erased, amd started this blog four times now. All because I couldn't... Continue Reading →
Jenny Lawson Gets It
https://thebloggess.com/2021/11/04/maybe-you-should-just-smile-more/ Jenny is one of my unofficial mentors. She has been through it. This is worth a read for anyone who has been told to smile more.
Just started and already failing
Well, train wrecks. Here we are. We made it to 2021. And if your social media feed looks like mine, you've already been inundated with New Year New Me posts. That's all well and good. It's a great thought and sentiment. But when you look at the fact that most people give up their resolutions... Continue Reading →
This train is already wrecked.
It's the 4th. Of January. In 2020. And I've already failed at 90% of the things I wanted to do and be for the year. I wanted to do yoga. I wanted to get back into walking more. I wanted to meditate more. I wanted to cut my sugar intake. By day 2 I already... Continue Reading →
Back to School Advice (from adults who have been there and done that)
Your health is more important than their attendance numbers. Remember that it is OK to ask for help, to take break's, to breathe freely. Question everything. Always be nice to the weird kid Be the best you you can be. 💜 Stand for something or you will fall for anything. Remember you're there to educate... Continue Reading →
166 Days To Go
Try Amazon Prime Discounted It's July 18th. There are only 166 days left in this year. Go ahead. I'll let you process that. 166 days. A lady at work comments, "Didn't the year just start a few weeks ago?" It feel like it. But the fact is, nope. It started over seven months ago.... Continue Reading →
I Am Better Than Mediocre
All my life I have been the good girl. I'm the one every mother wanted her kid to hang out with. I was the one with A's and B's. I shoveled sidewalks because no one else would. I ran to the store for the widows. I shook my head, looked cute, and kept on going.... Continue Reading →
Disney Bounding as Sadness
Sometimes, life requires a little sadness. Not every day is joy and kittens and rainbows. Sometimes, you have to let the tears fall. And, that's ok. It's ok to not be ok. What's not ok is not letting yourself feel those feelings. They are a part of you. They are what makes you You. So,... Continue Reading →
Disney Bounding as Dumbo
Some days, you have to use what makes you weird to make you awesome. Those things you used to trip over are going to help you fly. So, use your Universe given gifts to soar above the crowd.