I am currently reading The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath for about the 5th time in my life and I honestly don’t know why. Every time I read it, I get something different from it. My mom says she has never read any book more than once and I got to wondering why The Bell… Continue reading Why I’m Reading The Bell Jar…Again!
I sang at my first open mic last week since college and I don’t know why I waited so long. Sure, it was loud and not many people were listening, but it solidifies the very fact that I love singing. I love making music and sharing it to whomever is willing to listen. Since last… Continue reading Open Mic Night and More
I sometimes wish I understood why people feel the need to be right ALL the time: that’s the point of being human- you’re very often NOT right, you make mistakes left and right, and you learn from that…or you should. I guess thinking you need to be right is a lot of pressure and would… Continue reading Needing To Be Right
I learned early on in college how my mind learns. I am a visual learner and learn from example. The problem with this is it can’t be applied easily in life…especially parenting. Believe me, I’ve done my due diligence and asked family, friends, co-workers or even strangers how they’ve done this or that with their… Continue reading What I Learned in School Doesn’t Apply Here
Well it’s been how long since my last post? Why do I do that? I can blame time, not enough of it. Or work, too much of it. Or that I’ve been too busy moving and having a baby. Or I can be honest and admit that I fear cliche’ writing. When writing is public,… Continue reading Fear of the Cliche’
I have been faced with the difficult question these past weeks on whether we should sell our house and move into something bigger and of course, better. I am one of those people where my home is my haven and I just love our house. Although it’s become my place of work these past couple… Continue reading To Move or Not to Move…That is the Question
Happy New Year everyone! I have taken quite a few months off from blogging in 2011 and want to start the new year off right. So I am back…finally! 2012 is going to be an amazing year. I know this for a number of reasons, but number one is that Eric and I are going… Continue reading Happy New Year! 2012’s Word of the Year