One of the things that I have been working on lately, is holding my “self-care” accountable. Basically, it means that I have been trying to take more time out for myself and remembering to take care of myself and my health. You know, to hold myself accountable for my own self-care and happiness or in […]
As a former disbeliever in meditation’s power, let me have 5 minutes of your time. Maybe I can convince you to see meditation a little differently, here are some thoughts on meditation for beginners.
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When Verizon asked me if I would like to go to the Lady Gaga Joanne World Tour at the Xcel Energy Center and test out their Verizon VIP Experience, I couldn’t say no! Seriously, I couldn’t stop fangirling.
You know something isn’t right. He isn’t sleeping. His behaviors are becoming unpredictable. His mood swings are unavoidable and lengthy. You know something has to change. You watch him closely. You think his meds may need to be adjusted. You worry about him hitting puberty and getting all of the testosterone and aggression that comes […]
Can you believe it is already August? I feel like this summer, and even this year, are flying by faster than I can blink. The Back to School section is already set up at the stores and some kids start back as early as next month! This year, my son is moving up into the […]
Falsies. Let’s be honest, when you hear the word “Falsies”, you think about boobs or eyelashes.Am I right? Of course I am, but falsies should really encompass anything that is faked in order to make ourselves feel more beautiful, confident or strong.
Bullying and body-shaming are the same thing and they affect us all in so many ways. Too fat, too skinny, too dark, too light, too Asian, too white, too short, too tall. It affects us all.
This weekend, my husband and I finally got the chance to be alone, together, with no kids, for the first time in a couple of years, because my in-laws took the kids. We did what any couple, married for a decade or more, would. We went on a lunch date, we day drank while painting […]
I have been in a constant battle with my mental health for as long as I can remember and lately, it has been at a peak. I have been really unhappy, even though everything is technically great. How do you better yourself, when its yourself you hate?