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

Get Real Series, Top 10

Top 14 Cool Stuff Then & Now

If you are from my generation, ahem, the 1900s, there are likely things that are cool and hip in 2017, that were not even thought of "back in my day". Just think about the evolution of a music playing device. We've come from a 20 lb boombox that plays up to 13 songs on one CD,… Continue reading Top 14 Cool Stuff Then & Now

Lessons Learned

Watch Your Mouth

Y'all, I have some friends...and they just don't know when to shut up! Have any firsthand experience with that? Does the shirt describe you or someone you know? I suppose we all have friends that would admit they have an "open mouth insert foot problem". Guess what? If you ask my friends, they'd probably tell… Continue reading Watch Your Mouth

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