Category Archives: figuring stuff out

Getting My House in Order

I think it must be the arrival of spring that has me suddenly inspired to get my house in order. I’m not talking about re-organizing my kitchen cupboards (though that needs to be done, too), but rather, MY house – … Continue reading

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2018: The Year of Compassion

The past few Januarys I have been setting my intention for the coming year with a single word. Yeah, yeah, yeah, I know….it’s one of those trendy things to do right now. But honestly, it’s good to have something positive … Continue reading

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Thirty Six Seconds

I’ve been running a lot lately. It’s been good for me for a lot of reasons. I had originally planned to run a full marathon again this fall, but there just wasn’t room for that in my life this year, … Continue reading

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Why I Owe My Husband a Big Fat Apology

I know it may be tough for some of you to believe, but I’m not the easiest person to be married to. Shocker, right? I can be bossy. And moody. And hormonal. My temper is sometimes quick. I have an … Continue reading

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Comfort Zones and Challenging Beliefs

We all enjoy our comfort zones. And sure, they’re good for a while. They’re safe…and sometimes we need that safety and security in our lives. The problem with comfort zones is that though they may be safe, they also hold us back. Continue reading

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This Amazing Life

I’ve said before that the most terrifying thing about life is also the most wonderful: the unpredictability of it all. Five years ago CBG and I had just had our very first date. I knew from the start that he … Continue reading

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Romance vs. Realism

Romance¬†whispers that love can surmount the highest obstacles. Realism tells you that the obstacles can get too big. For anyone. Romance sighs that love will keep you warm on the coldest nights. Realism reminds you about those nights when you … Continue reading

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