Being an adult is no easy task. I mean, you have to feed and bathe yourself. Go to work. Make your own doctor and dentist appointments. File your own taxes. Add a significant other, or a kid or two - or more- and it's even harder trying to keep other people fed, clothed, bathed, healthy … Continue reading Being An Adult Is Hard. Reward Yourself.
I'm sitting at a small corner table in Panera Bread alone - just me, my computer and a spicy Thai chicken salad. My husband and kids are off on an adventure of their own, so I decided to come grab lunch and do some writing. There was a time not too long ago when … Continue reading Why Dating Yourself Is Actually Good For Your Health
My 4-year-old is super clingy when I get home in the evening. She follows me everywhere, including the bathroom. And when I'm on the couch she's stuck to me like glue, making me watch The Finger Family or Surprise Eggs or these strange videos with adults acting out the voices of barbies and crap … Continue reading Got Mom Guilt? Don’t.
I recently found myself upstairs, sitting on my bedroom floor crying over a Hot Pocket. And this was not a little cry; I was full-on bawling. Now, I say I was crying over a Hot Pocket. But the Hot Pocket really just accelerated the fuse that was already slowly burning. Have you ever thought about … Continue reading This Week In Self-Care