Adulting, Be Courageous, Change, Goals, Grand Adventure, Honest

I Drink Champagne Now

You used to be my cup of tea but I drink champagne now. One day I woke up and decided I no longer liked lukewarm tea. However my tea would not get hot. It was not behaving like a good tea should. I packed my bags and went on a search for something sweet and… Continue reading I Drink Champagne Now

Adulting, Aging, Change, Family, Honest, Human, Life, Thoughts

Memory is a Strange Friend

I am struggling to remember simple things like conversations with my husband from this morning but ask me what I wore to the 8th grade prom I’ll describe it too you down to the pink asymmetrical hemline. Why is memory so weird? I’m worried that like many of my relatives I will develop dementia. Every… Continue reading Memory is a Strange Friend

Adulting, Be Courageous, Change, Goals, Good Stress, Grand Adventure, Human, Life, Peace, Stand on Truth

Discipline is painful

I am not talking about the switch grandma put on your bare legs. Yeah, that hurt. Discipline to improve yourself to grow as a decent human hurts too. Making a plan, seeing it through, doing the right thing, and improving is worth all the pain it takes to get there. After the pain comes the… Continue reading Discipline is painful

Adulting, Be Courageous, Focused Simplicity, Good Manners, Honest, Human, Looking Forward, Peace, Relationships, Respect, Truth

Choose Your Humans

There is nothing wrong with being selective about who you choose to be with or who you choose to have in your life. You can respectfully decline invitations to protect yourself. Don’t apologize for being choosy.

Adulting, Be Courageous, Be Radical, Change, Grand Adventure, Human, Life, Truth

Perspective

Life is all about perspective. Things can be in the preverbal toilet and yet if you can find a happy reason to climb out, there you go. Perspective. I am alive. What's the alternative? Death. The opposite of alive is dead. See? It is all a matter of perspective. Got it?

Adulting, Be Courageous, Be Radical, Happy, Honest, Human, Life, Truth

Don’t hide Your Awesomeness

Every human has a little something that makes them special. It may be something strange or unusual. No matter what your thing is don’t hide it from the world. Those who your thing irritates don’t count in the big scheme of things, now do they?

Adulting, Family, Home, Love, Relationships

Homesick is Real

Must of us have experienced homesickness. It’s normal for humans to miss home when they are away from it. Homesickness is a form of nostalgia that is as unique as each individual. Have you every been homesick for a person rather than a place? It’s similar to just missing the person but you are homesick… Continue reading Homesick is Real

Adulting, Believe, Faith, God, Happy, Hello Monday, Life, Love, Peace, Relationships, Stand on Truth

Just enough

It’s difficult sometimes to determine what is just enough. How much time is enough to do a task? How much food is enough to feed a family? How much paint is enough to make art? How much money is enough to pay all the bills? One thing I can promise you that is enough is… Continue reading Just enough