Have you ever been embarrassed to share something personal, and once you do, you think "oh my gosh what have I done??!!"That was me last week. I shipped my mom a copy of Worthy of Me. I knew it'd be uncomfortable (for both of us) for her to read it. It contains intimate details of my relationships,… Continue reading From embarrassed to brave – I did not expect this!
Moving in with someone right before quarantine has been a growth experience (straight talk: challenge) for me and my relationship. We're not used to spending so much time together with lifestyle limitations, and he's not used to the Scooby song (keep reading). It got me thinking about others' relationships - people they're already living with, or people they can't be with right… Continue reading Moving in together before quarantine
Have you ever been a sore loser? Have disappointments gotten the best of you? Maybe you applied for a job and didn't get it or participated in a tournament and lost. I remember the days when I didn't get the outcome I wanted. I would shut down and give people the silent treatment. My self-esteem was… Continue reading When things don’t go your way
Do you know what your bumper sticker says? No, I don't mean on your car! I'm talking about the one on your forehead. You can't see it, but it's what people know and feel about you without you even saying it. If you could control what that message is (and great news - you can!)… Continue reading What does your bumper sticker say?
There's so much to celebrate today and I want to share this with you. Today marks 2 years since my dad passed away. You might think that's hardly something worth celebrating, but for me it is. It's a celebration of life, of triumph. Since his diagnosis 3 years ago, life has been a struggle for… Continue reading Practices that changed my life