I no longer apologize…

I was criticized recently for posting how I always ask “who else was invited” before I agree to go anywhere. Here’s the thing, I no longer have the energy for meaningless friendships, forced interactions or unnecessary conversations. It’s refreshing to finally admit “ya know…I don’t care for that person…so no, I don’t want them in… Continue reading I no longer apologize…

Mommin’ so hard…

Comment sections on social media can be two things: absolute gold or a migraine/high blood pressure inducing crap show. Mine was the latter this morning at 6am this morning while I was scrolling through the comments on a blog I read. Long story short, the well-written and RELATABLE (for me) piece incited yet another Stay-at-home-mom… Continue reading Mommin’ so hard…

Enough.

Not another one.  I whispered that to myself while I was in the waiting room of a doctor's office. "Dan James Richards, of Creston, died on May 30 at the age of 16." Dan ended his life after being bullied...relentlessly. The rest of the obituary read: The family would like to note: to the bullies… Continue reading Enough.

After 40…

A friend of mine in her early 30s found her first signs of crows feet. By her reaction I didn’t know if she needed talked off the ledge or a bottle of wine. She jokingly asked me, “Is it all downhill from here?” When it comes to fine lines and gravity…yes. Yes it is 😉… Continue reading After 40…