Soulful Simplicity: How Living with Less Can Lead to So Much More by Courtney Carver is this month’s book club selection. Did I mention I started a book club last year out of loneliness? Soulful Simplicity is not a book I would have selected on my own but it certainly came into my life at the… Continue reading Stuff I Don’t Want to Do But Have to Do Anyway to Have a Better Life
I’m not sure if anyone has noticed but I haven’t been writing much here lately. I started another blog which took up all of my time but not in the way one would think. I focused so much mental energy on that blog but I never felt like it was going anywhere because it wasn’t.… Continue reading How Badly Do I Want It?
I It can get so old spending a tremendous amount of time in my head. I think far too much about these assignments from the 52 Weeks: 52 Ways to Love Your (Wild) Self. I wonder if these exercises are giving me a new perspective or is it adding to my never ending stress due… Continue reading Getting the Shoulds Out of My Vocabulary
The one and only New Year’s Commitment I made to myself was to write in my blog at least twice per week. I’ve been collecting ideas on how to do that over the course of the last couple months and now comes the time to implement them. The first idea is to follow the book… Continue reading A 2016 Commitment Rather Than A Resolution
Sometimes I imagine that I have a normal marriage but then reality comes and bites me in the ass. Like today. I realized two nights ago that I was about to upload my 100th blog post, and I shared this fact with my family. It struck me right then how incredulous my husband was, and… Continue reading Making Lemonade