Arguments are tough; they’re even tougher when you’re dealing with someone you love. Sometimes families argue, and the wounds and pain of those arguments are difficult to recover from. I’ll admit, my family has not been the most normal. We’ve got our own sets of issues and problems within the structure, and some of the … Continue reading When the Family Feuds
This is your month to shine. You deserve to be present in all things you do this month. You deserve to feel good and be admired this month. Everyone equates this month with love and happiness, so soak that in; embrace it. Put yourself first, then spread how you feel to others. Throw yourself into … Continue reading Dear Love,
We all do this; we tend to believe we have eyes in the backs of our heads, multiple arms and legs, superpowers, the ability to correct the past, right all the wrongs and predict the future all at one time. We want to be able to change the world for the ones we love when … Continue reading Take On Life’s Responsibilities One Moment at a Time
Despite what others may think, it is perfectly normal for you and your children to want some time apart from one another. Just like any other relationship, kids get sick of their parents, and parents get sick of always being around their children. I believe this is why we take advantage of the opportunities when … Continue reading Sometimes We All Need a Break, Even Your Kid!
For the month of October, roughly one month before my birthday, I took on a task of creating affirmations everyday that I use to motivate and keep myself positive. So far, I’ve made 24 affirmations (2 per morning) and it feels really good. I have an app that I use to take words from, and … Continue reading My October Affirmation List
Q: Do I like what I look like? Why? Why not? It took a long time for me to finally be able to answer this question with a “yes.” For the longest time, I would say yes, but be lying to myself. I was always the “awkward” girl. I never saw myself as someone that … Continue reading Loving Yourself
If you're a fan of Insecure, then you were tuned into episode 2 this past Sunday night. In that episode, you see Molly begin to open up more to her therapist, and she starts to list all of the things that "should" be happening in her life.When Dr. Pine realizes this, she immediately clues Molly … Continue reading Do You Have Magical Thoughts?
If I only had 6 months to live, how would I spend my time?I'm not going to lie, I actually skipped this question because it was not really something I wanted to write about; but I told myself that I wouldn't skip any questions no matter how difficult they may be or may make me … Continue reading Live Every Moment as if it Were Your Last
What and who makes me happy? My daughter's laughter. My husband's unconditional love and support. My mother's tough love. My sister's strength and faith. My grandmother's presence. My nephews resilience. My best friend's support. My endless collection of books. My favorite set of G2 pens. My notebook. My USB flash drives (even though my best … Continue reading #50Days50Questions: Happy is….
Do I trust my intuition? About 90% of the time, yes. Intuition can either get you in trouble or save your life, honey. I always do my best to trust mine. And when I don't, I usually regret it because it's usually right on the money. That's about all I got for that one, … Continue reading #50Days50Questions: Intuition