Some days on this new "journey" have been ok, other days have been miserable! I have cried myself to sleep and laughed until my tummy hurt; I have spent time with supportive friends and been isolated and alone with my thoughts; I have screamed angry expletives to any and all that would listen and written … Continue reading My Heart Hurts
There was this little football game on last night...Minnesota Vikings versus the New Orleans Saints and it was incredible! I mean it was more of a roller coaster of emotions than an episode of This is Us! The whole thing was electric but there was one thing that has really stuck with me and it … Continue reading Digg Deep!
The hardest part about New Years is to keep those pesky resolutions. We all set out so purposeful and strong and then doubt creeps in. The doubt that we can have what we truly want. The doubt in our own ability and strength. Top it off with the bitter cold enticing us to hibernate and … Continue reading Trying to Behave
The new year usually inspires us set plans for the upcoming year. We think of all the goals we want to set, the weight we vow to lose and the vacations we swear we are going to take! But it also makes me look back at the current year. I look at the goals I … Continue reading Finding Peace in the Pieces
Move over nasty and questionable Turducken, check out this gorgeous Thanksgiving mash up! It's the PIECAKEN! What is it? PieCaken is a triple-layered dessert medley consisting of pecan, apple and pumpkin pie goodness. The foundation of each PieCaken is a pecan pie, followed by pumpkin pie and then topped with apple spice cake. Each layer … Continue reading Move Over…
I have been lucky enough to get to listen to some great speakers and leaders this past week! I received an invitation to the "Self-Acceptance Summit", an exclusive online podcast with multiple amazing speakers, leaders, healers, life coaches, badass people! So I want to share with you all some of the AWESOME lessons learned from … Continue reading A Desire to Know What I Truly Want
You plan for it your whole young life. You think of the dress, the hair do, the bridesmaids dresses, all the details right down to the goody bags. It takes literally years to plan your prefect day. The day that you and your true love become husband and wife. So why does it seem like … Continue reading Is Divorce a New Fad?
So it's fair season and this is one of my favorite things! I love it all and there is NO other fair I would rather go to than my beloved Minnesota State Fair. If you have never been, here are some of the unique things about my favorite fair: The Minnesota State Fair is the … Continue reading Deep Fried and On A Stick!
Gosh, I have been going over what the heck to post for my 100th post. Do I talk about where this blog has taken me in this short time? Do I do a giveaway? Do I just treat it like another post and write about something that has happened lately? I really had no idea. … Continue reading POST # 100!
No idea what brought it on. I was fine, I was minding my own business, I was just going to have a normal day. Then this asshole of an elephant came to take up residence on my chest. It feels like my heart cannot get a full beat, it feels like my lungs are in … Continue reading Ok Mr. Elephant, You Can Remove Yourself From My Chest Now!