I am currently in the midst of the worst fibromyalgia flare-up to date. They usually occur after a time of great stress...when, in the midst of a stressful time, I stop taking care of me. I eat the wrong things. Drink too much caffeine. Have an extra glass of wine at night hoping it will [...]
Recently I have gone on extended lunch dates with several long-time friends, and one of the topics that kept coming up was feeling rejected and subsequently unloved, or at least loved less. Less loved? Either way, it got me thinking, and I realized that although I am more of an introvert, content to be by [...]
This is me right now. Not just my dining room, but my brain. Pile upon pile of junk I need to do, should be doing, finished doing, shouldn't be doing, want to be doing. This is the visible. The invisible is even more horrifying. So I decided I needed to take a break this morning [...]
And this time of year...with all its joy and presents and parties and light...illuminates the dark we may be feeling and we long for January 2 so that we can get back to normal.
Anyone else reflecting on how 2018 went down? I've been thinking about it a lot as it comes to a close. My journaling time in the morning has been one of a lot of sitting in front of the blank page, pencil in hand, just listening for and to the quiet Voice in my heart [...]
I was slathering on all the product today and thought...I wonder if anyone else uses this mascara/hair product/soap/etc. because I love it. Maybe they would too. So here you go, a few of my favorite things. *some things are linked to my Amazon account where I am an Amazon Associate.* My Girl is the one [...]
Is it just me or is Christmas coming faster every year? My dad warned me this would happen. Not specifically Christmas coming quickly, but the year(s) moving more quickly as I age. Is aging and time like a snowball? Gathering speed as it moves closer to the bottom of the end? That's my deep thought [...]