The other day I did something so stupid that I had to laugh through the pain. I was half-awake (or half-asleep for the more pessimistic among us) and had just boiled some water in my electric kettle for coffee. I was preparing to put the hot water into a French press cuz once you have… Continue reading Feel the Burn But Not for Long!
I’m coming in late for the Find Your Awesome challenge. I started it last month and then lost my steam. The Find Your Awesome Challenge is 30 days of self love created by author, Judy Clement Wall. This challenge is difficult for me to try to fulfill since I’m mostly filled with self-mehing but in… Continue reading Gratitude: Where I Name Names
Although this month was a hit-and-miss finding reasons to smile, I did manage to find 6 reasons to smile in May. The first reason to smile was that I celebrated an anniversary of sorts. 30 years ago this month, I landed in California. 30 years! Unfortunately I’ve recently begun dreaming of the day I can… Continue reading 6 Reasons to Smile in May 2017
Well, I did my best but my best wasn’t good enough. I am not the Cornhole Queen of the Cul-de-Sac, 2017. Turns out there are some serious Cornhole pros on my cul-de-sac. I’m a newcomer to the game (I practiced a total of 3 times prior to the event) but some of the contestants had… Continue reading Not the Cornhole Queen This Year
I’ll admit I am sore but it’s the good kind of sore. You know the kind when you stretch and you feel your muscles almost cry tears of joy? I have moved up from Level I to Level II using the Callanetics DVD called: Callanetics Countdown: 30 Days to a More Beautiful Body with Lacey… Continue reading Leveling Up: Cathie Does Callanetics
Well, I did it. I followed through on one of my bucket list items from waaaaay back, and got a tattoo. Honestly, if my daughter had not come with me, I know I would have chickened out. I was that scared. In fact, after it was all over and I was driving home, I could… Continue reading Tattoo Ever After
Many, many years, I wanted to get a tattoo but each time I thought about it, my insides turned to gelatin and I didn’t follow through. I blamed this lack of follow-through on the fact that I hadn’t selected a design but looking back, I know it was fear of the pain. Back then, I… Continue reading Today is Tattoo Thursday