Feeling Like You’re Drowning

I always try to look on the positive side. I don't enjoy being around pessimistic people who are always complaining or finding something wrong with everything. Then, unexpectedly, a wave of depression will wash over me and I will start drifting in thoughts... I feel like an imposter and will never amount to anything. If … Continue reading Feeling Like You’re Drowning


Stretched to the Max and Trying to Make Time for Self-Care

The best saltwater taffy in the entire world comes from a little store called The Taffy Shop in Estes Park, Colorado. In the window sits an old-fashioned machine with rotating arms that pull the taffy. It stretches the taffy into ropes of pastel sugary sweetness, which droops down and is then picked up by another … Continue reading Stretched to the Max and Trying to Make Time for Self-Care

Candid Conversations: An Interview with Emah

Hello everyone! I wanted to share a link to my recent interview with the lovely Emah. The interview is on her blog, EmahPurpleWriter. You can read the interview here. Check out Emah's website and please show her some love!

The Versatile Blogger Award

I am very honored to share that I have been nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award by Jaya Avendel, from the blog Nin Chronicles.  I follow her blog, where she shares parenting articles, poetry, and stories; please check it out.  Thank you, Jaya! The Versatile Blogger Award (VBA) is given to other bloggers for their … Continue reading The Versatile Blogger Award

Newfound Old Bad Poetry

This evening I found some old poetry in a file on my computer that I had completely forgotten about.  I'm not sure when most of these were written, but they span from high school through around 2008 probably. I know I still have floppy disks with poetry on them, as well, but God knows if … Continue reading Newfound Old Bad Poetry

I’ve been Nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award

Well someone sure put some sunshine into my Monday! I would like to send a big 'thank you' out to a fellow blogger, M, from Beauty of my Chaotic Mind for nominating me for the Sunshine Blogger Award. The rules of the Sunshine Blogger Award are: • Thank the person who nominated you and provide a … Continue reading I’ve been Nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award