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Fresh Air and a Fresh Take

March 20, 2018 / 3 Comments

Oh my, it’s been awhile. Hello again. I was on such a roll and then, then I just stopped writing. No, it wasn’t you. It was me. I started hibernating and couldn’t stop. Today I popped up for some fresh air and a fresh take on life.   Let’s see,…

January is Not My New Year

January 18, 2018 / 16 Comments

After reading post after post, year after year, about goals and resolutions and starting fresh in the new year, I have had a much needed realization. January is a terrible time for me to start anything and I am doing myself a disservice by believing otherwise.   From now on,…

My Anxiety Confessions

January 11, 2018 / 12 Comments

One of the first posts I wrote for my blog was about anxiety. It was written as a way for me to practice both free writing and vulnerability. It’s a fairly popular post people visit when perusing my blog, so I thought I’d write a sequel with a few of…

The Day I Stopped Eating Potatoes

January 8, 2018 / 17 Comments

I grew up primarily in southwestern Pennsylvania and like many families in the area, potatoes were a big part of family meals, especially dinners. I never particularly cared for potatoes but in my house you ate what you were served.   Mashed, scalloped, twice baked, you name it, we had…