Hello friends, I just returned from a wonderful vacation in sunny Florida and am feeling pretty upbeat this morning. Not even a sunburn and a chest cold are slowing me down too terribly much. Great combo huh? I just wanted to throw a quick post out here to point out how, as the title says, my faith in human decency has been restored. [Read more…] about Faith in Human Decency Restored!
I desperately want to hate Friday’s. Not the restaurant, the day of the week. Well technically I don’t want to hate any day of the week. Let me explain. As it is right now, Friday is typically a good day. The weekend is right around the corner and this means escaping the dreaded workweek grind for a couple of days. Friday evening is fun, total relaxation maybe even a beer or three! Fast forward to Saturday, what a beautiful day. It doesn’t matter if the weather is garbage or yard work is on the agenda, it’s hard to screw up a Saturday. But then Sunday rolls around. And it happens fast. The dread starts to sink in, the realization that Monday is a day away. [Read more…] about Do You Want To Hate Fridays and Love Mondays?
If you have not reached the stage in life where all your friends are having babies, then trying to stay at home with them, yet sell crap on the side to make some money….lucky you! Chances are, if you are a new mom, you are considering it. I highly advise that if you take the plunge, please remember your friends aren’t your clients. Going through the phase of “I want to work at home just to spend more time with my kid” may cost you friends. [Read more…] about Don’t Sell to Your Friends: They are not Your Clients nor a Source of Income
The goal of this blog is to bring mainly positive vibes, but to put things in perspective, this has definitely been a difficult year. If someone would have told me that this year would include a miscarriage, the death of two grandmothers, moving across the state, and the death of our dog, I probably wouldn’t have signed up. I know that everyone has to deal with turmoil and loss, and I can sure speak from experience lately. Through it all though, one has to maintain a positive perspective in order to keep driving onward in life. [Read more…] about Keeping Positive Perspective Through Difficult Times
I googled miscarriage. A lot. The ultrasound confirmed they couldn’t find a heartbeat. No one really prepared me for the events that were about to unfold. So, here’s the breakdown of life leading up to, during and after my miscarriage. If you are miscarrying, I am sorry for your loss. May you stay positive and find acceptance during this life event. [Read more…] about What to Expect When You’re Miscarrying