I open articles all the time that suggest ways to be more productive and successful. Most of them want you to eat healthy, sleep enough, and exercise. They say to get up early and eat breakfast. They say have a routine and stick to it. They say turn off your phone. I think all of … Continue reading how to be more productive than ever
A friend of the family said to me recently, "One of the greatest misdirections in life, is that being an adult will be easier." I hosted friends at my house for the first time since I actually finished the living room floor. When a friend of my friend unexpectedly needed a place to spend the … Continue reading how did i end up here?
If I could tell the me of two years ago how happy I would be right in this moment, she would be shocked but so relieved. You know you are happy when you drink rum and Black Cherry sparkling soda and you are overcome with gratefulness. I'm just sitting here staring at the empty space … Continue reading i’m so happy
Currently Reading: I read salt. by Nayyirah Waheed in February. Waheed is an Instagram poet that published a couple of collections of poems. I really relate to her words and style. She's fiercly feminist and tough on white people, but so many of the poems were really helpful to me last month. I'm also still working … Continue reading currently
1.What one event, big or small, are you going to tell your grandchildren about? Getting my ACL reconstructed and hobbling around on crutches. 2.If you had to describe your 2017 in 3 words, what would they be? Busy, productive, revealing. 3.What new things did you discover about yourself? I'm capable of swerving around awkward situations … Continue reading 2017 year in review