Over the weekend I hung out with Tara, a local teenager I met at my local coffee shop. Tara and I were talking about her dating life and she said that she can’t settle. She’s a planner and she knows what she wants. Tara wants to have 8 kids and she has 8 names picked… Read More Car Conversations
Happy Sunday! You know what? I’m in love with the weekend. Every weekend. Whether I have plans or shower and put my pijames back on, I love the weekend. It’s my two day detox from the work week. This weekend was much needed, I don’t believe I’ve ever had so many work induced meltdowns in… Read More untitled;
I know people have their thing about Mondays, but Mondays don’t bother me. Tuesday… Tuesday is the one that gets me. On Mondays you get so caught up in the whole OH! It’s Monday Mode and then Tuesday happens and it’s like you need a recovery day from Monday. Tuesday morning is a little rough,… Read More Ugh, Tuesdays.
I know I’m not the only one who can say they put in long work days. Unfortunately, my commute contributes to a good portion of said work day. Despite the fact that I have a commute home come 5pm every Friday, it’s pretty exciting knowing I can stay up a bit later and have a… Read More Sunday Confession
Recently I had a conversation with a friend, who I also consider a mentor in my life, that made me think more about the direction of my blog. This isn’t a disclaimer, but something I just felt like putting out here: Upon deciding to start blogging again, I wasn’t sure what direction I wanted to… Read More
I love waking up early on Sunday mornings and enjoying the ‘quiet sounds’ before the coffee grinder starts, before hearing the water rushing through the shower pipes and before the phone rings to make last minute requests of things to bring to service. I don’t even need to set my alarm to make sure… Read More (Palm) Sunday Tidbits
Maybe that’s why a broken machine always makes me a little sad, because it isn’t able to do what it was meant to do… Maybe it’s the same with people. If you lose your purpose… it’s like you’re broken. While I was watching Hugo that quote really took a [good] stab at me. If… Read More Hugo & Brokeness
I haven’t walked in 6 weeks. I’ve been sitting and elevating my foot for 6 weeks. I’ve had some really bad moments with growing restless. I keep reminding myself this is a temporary thing and recovery is part of the deal of committing to having surgery. It gets frustrating not being able to walk, tiring… Read More restlessness.
I was updating myself with the world and came across this article: ‘Single Bridezillas’: First Comes Wedding Planning, Then Comes the Groom. My mind was blown. Girl Genetics, as I call them, had hit me a little late in life. There are some things that I wanted to do and experience unattached and not having… Read More some Tuesday honesty…
15:7 The lips of the wise spread knowledge; not so the hearts of fools. When I read this verse, I’m reminded of my favorite Disney character, Thumper. Thumper is reminded by his mother about how he speaks to people and that if it isn’t nice than you shouldn’t say it at all. Essentially, if we’re… Read More The lips of the wise spread knowledge; not so the hearts of fools.