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

All the Feels

Fear – Power of It (Part 2)

FEAR...yeah, I've lived with it for too long. My first post about fear, alluded to my battle with the joy destroyer, life sucker-outer, and soul robber. I have firsthand knowledge of the power it can have over people (namely, myself). I will be sharing my personal story of fear in part 4 of the series, Fear -… Continue reading Fear – Power of It (Part 2)

Top 10

Top 5 Reasons Why People Are Mean

AND they will be. Not just every now and then. But a lot. Some people are just meanies, as my mama used to call them. Why do people say and do mean things? You are probably running through a list of reasons why perhaps you've been mean to someone in the past. OR you may… Continue reading Top 5 Reasons Why People Are Mean

All the Feels, Exposed Series

Recovery Part 2

In Recovery Part 1, we learned the standard definitions for the word "recovery" along with my made up definition (see below). I promised to share with you why recovery is so critical for a person who falls into my definition category. It's personal because this is exactly the kind of recovery I am experiencing right now. "I… Continue reading Recovery Part 2