Lessons Learned, Exposed Series

It’s a YOU Problem; Not a ME Problem

That's right. Did you read my post recently about people being mean, or as my momma called them, meanies? Well, turns out I didn't get everything out of my system that I had to say about meanies! Have you ever been around someone who likes to use cutting remarks to bring you down, bully you, or try… Continue reading It’s a YOU Problem; Not a ME Problem

Exposed Series, Writing

She Who Dies with the Most Stories

Recently I heard the phrase... "He/she who dies with the most stories, WINS!". It gave me pause and caused me to think, which is not a common occurrence in my pea-sized, jam-packed brain. Stories. What does that mean? Stories in which he/she was an active participant? Stories starring other people about which he/she read? Stories that… Continue reading She Who Dies with the Most Stories

All the Feels, Broken, Exposed Series

Running

I am always running. No, NOT that kind of running. The kind I used to do several years ago before I hurt my knee, took off a few weeks, and well...here I am 6 years later. I'm talking about running from something, to something, for something, with something, because of something. Let me explain. Running… Continue reading Running

Exposed Series, Lessons Learned

I survived, ahem…I THRIVED

Guess what? We all have a story...some chapters we'd rather not read out loud...but they still make up our beautifully broken story of courage, strength, rebirth, and worthiness. Own your story and do not let anyone ever use it against you! Growth is the best personal revenge on anyone who is using the past to… Continue reading I survived, ahem…I THRIVED

All the Feels, Exposed Series, Top 10

Top 5 Things That Make Me Burn

What sets a fire inside of you? What inspires you, infuriates you, and irritates you? You know the thing that sets you off in either a positive way or a negative way. The "thing" that breathes life into your soul and wakes up your body. Your passion ignites and you are fully involved in minutes, most… Continue reading Top 5 Things That Make Me Burn

Exposed Series, Outfit of the Day, Projects

Exposed – Closet Shaming

YES...ok, there, I admit it! My closet is a hot mess and it's my own fault. First World Problems says (insert whiny voice) I need a bigger, walk-in closet...this one is too small. Wahwahwah. 'Cause that's just what we do...want a quick fix for problems that we, ourselves, create. Sure, having a walk-in closet would… Continue reading Exposed – Closet Shaming

Exposed Series, Lessons Learned

Confessions-I Don’t Like Old Stuff

Ok...hear me out...notice I said stuff and not people. I have nothing against elderly people. In fact, they are some of my absolute favorite folks on the planet. Can I just be brutally honest for a minute? Promise you won't talk about me behind my back, gasp in disbelief, or judge me? Eh, what the… Continue reading Confessions-I Don’t Like Old Stuff