The Vision Board… Less Stupid Than I Assumed.

By |2018-05-23T16:40:12-04:00May 23rd, 2018|I Read Books, Mental Health, My Life, Non-Fiction|

So, I made a fucking vision board. It was like a craft project, which I've never really had the patience for. Ask that "scrapbook" over there. I had grand plans to do one for every kid and their first few years of life, but as of right now, it's just a bunch of poorly at-home [...]

Back to My Roots.

By |2018-03-30T10:47:32-04:00March 30th, 2018|Mental Health, My Life|

You know that scene in Forrest Gump where he’s been running and running, and he’s wearing that ridiculous trucker hat with a beard, looking like some dude I’d probably date if I wasn’t married or afraid of hair in my teeth? […]

Pink Eyes Are The Prettiest Eyes

By |2017-06-14T12:52:48-04:00February 21st, 2014|Marriage, Mental Health, Womanhood|

Someone just come over and put this damn Lunette menstrual cup inside me correctly. I don't have the will to figure it out, internet, I just don't. I tried youtube'ing it, but almost no one has a legitimate menstrual cup insertion video. They all puss out using champagne glasses or diagrams of the inside of [...]

Children are like Poltergeist

By |2013-07-17T16:58:18-04:00July 17th, 2013|Mental Health, Parenting|

Bedtime is a crap time for me. I've mentioned this before, but I experienced a traumatic event when I was a little girl in which I woke up to find a man cutting through my window screen with a knife. That basically ruined the whole sweet dreams situation for me, and led to an elevated [...]

And Release.

By |2013-06-17T10:29:41-04:00June 17th, 2013|Mental Health|

Do you want me to stop? I blinked away the tears that seared the corners of my eyes. No, let's keep going. Are you sure, we have a whole hour, you know. You can stop, collect yourself... No, I don't want to stop. Okay, we'll keep going, just remember to breath. In inhaled sharply, letting [...]

Fish Tank Head by Brittany & Andy

By |2012-10-26T09:57:16-04:00October 26th, 2012|Marriage, Mental Health|

I took a mental health break this week. I've never done that before, but the weirdest thing happened. Like, my body started to shut down. I was exhausted, my bones hurt, I got confused in the grocery store, my anxiety had taken over. I felt it rumbling around for a while now underneath the surface. [...]