A wise friend of mine posted words today and they really hit home. I wanted to share them with you. I’ve seen people get irritated on social media today that the internet won’t quit talking about Ferguson. I’ve seen others claim racism is over and that this has nothing to do with race. I’ve seen … Continue reading Amen.
First and foremost: If you don’t mind hurting the feelings of your Facebook friends, then move along! This post is not for you! But, if you would like to maybe allow the holiday season to pass without your Facebook friends getting hurt feelings – then PLEASE…think before you post. Thing 1 – Shopping on Thanksgiving … Continue reading Think Before You Snark/Mock/Criticize
I’m very frustrated lately at all of the backtracking I’ve been doing in my life. My efforts to be a better Mom/Wife/Runner/Eater have all backslidden and I found myself stress eating a box of donuts in my car again yesterday. It was like “Throwback Tuesday – Food Addict Style”. But I woke up this morning … Continue reading Just Keep [Insert -ing word here]
We are in an era now, with the popularity of the internet and social networking, that we can quickly discover that some people are affected negatively by our words/actions where we might not have otherwise known. For example, because I’ve always had friends and family in the LGBT community, I’ve been aware of the negative … Continue reading I Was Wrong.
I knew this day would be a good one. It’s Monday, first of all. And while Mondays are difficult in many ways, they are still – to me – blank slates for the week. I don’t like my rest day being Monday because I want to start the week off on a good foot. I … Continue reading Monday + First of the Month = New Beginning Dream