A few years ago, I had a big win in my personal health after a long slog of feeling lousy. With it came an abundance of mental and physical energy. I got really busy then, meeting new people, learning new things, and growing my professional network. After two years, I burned out and had no idea why. One afternoon, laying in the warm sun with the sole purpose of getting a tan and reading a book I “should” finish, I accidentally relaxed. My mind quieted down and my stomach un-knotted so much that I realized something was off. Way off. Read more ›
I know you’re not supposed to care about what your exes – or ex-friends – think of you now but I’m going to spit in the face of this norm because I have something very important to announce:
I HAVE A TAN.
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My 30th birthday is 6 months and 8 days away. I’m not yet having a Friends-style meltdown, but I’m beginning to see why people do. Read more ›
Do you ever have one of those moments where something completely knocks you out of your bubble?
A few weeks ago, I was walking to my car and I realized I was living in one, only because something knocked me clean out of it. The bubble I was stuck inside of was the lull of a good family.
I’m facing some medical procedures and, although not life-threatening, it’s caused my family to rally. Schedules are being rearranged and phone calls have increased. This is something both sides of my family have been good at for a long time, since before even I was born. Maybe it’s something lots of families are good at but I can only speak for my own.
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