I Don't Want To Grow Up…

As I get closer to my graduation date–and the end of the stay-at-home mom era–the more nervous I get. It’s not like I never worked in the real world before–I was a municipal secretary for 8.5 years, in addition to working in the call center of a national mail order nursery, and the various part-time … [Read more…]

Fresh Starts

Sometimes, we have to hit rock bottom really hard to jar ourselves to awareness and realize what we’re doing is not working. Rock bottom could be at varying levels depending on the person–what would be as low as one would get is only a start toward the path of self-destruction for another–but eventually, one lands … [Read more…]

How Not To Spend A Friday Night

It all started out so innocently. Checked out the holiday bazaar featuring local artisans. Got an amazing chair massage. Saw the lighting of the Christmas trees. It’s all good. Warm and fuzzy feelings despite the chill in the air; happy, smiling faces everywhere. Here’s the thing: don’t try to be a hero after. If you’re … [Read more…]