I used to be conservative.

I used to be conservative.

I read a fascinating study last week about the difference between those who are more conservative versus those who are more liberal – and how to actually change someone’s mind. It came down to this – if someone who is more conservative is made to...

Edges and envelopes

I’m beginning to get inclinings of what the reinvention co can become. It’s like watching a piece of marble slowly take the shape of an artist’s dream. Pieces I shaved down so long ago begin to look like legs, and realizing I have something to stand...
February State of The Debt Repayment Plan

February State of The Debt Repayment Plan

Last month, I set some pretty ambitious goals for the year, and the biggest one was crushing my debt into smithereens. So how did February go? Well, I bought my first big girl bed (and I’m nesting like whoa right now). I didn’t sacrifice the things that...
Choosing, a little at time

Choosing, a little at time

For the past year, social media has mostly just felt overwhelming to me. The political climate is exhausting, rage inducing, and the barrage of negativity and pain in the news has had me running away, signing off, and stepping out – actions I know are only...
In the pursuit of joy

In the pursuit of joy

Two weeks into the new year, and I’m surprised the direction things have already taken. My biggest goals for this year are around fun, finances, and fitness, and so far? I’m crushing it. (Shut the fuck up. I know it’s been two weeks, and it’s...

Things in 2018 that can eat a dick

Things I’m over in 2018: – diet ads – people who refuse to take responsibility for their actions – people beating an overdone topic into the ground  (see minimalism) – clickbait that doesn’t deliver – entitled white men...

2018

I came home and cried tonight. If I’m being honest, I’m still crying. My sister is in town this week, visiting from North Carolina where she moved to start over again. Wednesdays are my weeknight with my daughter, so I suggested we have dinner. Let’s...