Pick Myself Up, Dust Myself Off, & Start Over Again

A Brief Hiatus and Time to Regroup Hello again my friends. It has been a few weeks since I’ve written a new post, and I want to take this opportunity to explain. At this point in time, I probably don’t have enough readership for too many people to have noticed the disruption in my otherwise …

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Waking Up Is Hard To Do

I watch the blades of the ceiling fan spinning around and around. I roll to my left and give Hubby’s face a gentle shove—-he’s lightly snoring again. Inhale. Exhale. [...] Despite my best efforts, I really, really struggle to fall asleep at what most people would consider a “normal” time. Most nights, I spend a minimum of an hour awake in bed before my brain is willing to turn off and succumb to sweet, sweet slumber...

Let It Go, Let It Go. . .

Rethinking Social Comparisons This past week, I took Little Man to his first music class through our park district. Lately, he's been acting a bit shy when I take him to new places, so I really wasn't sure what to expect. I know he likes music, though, and he does the cutest head-bobbing when he's …

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New Year, (Not So) New You?

Drawing The Line between Self-Improvement and Self-Acceptance Another new year is upon us. It's that wonderful time when we all resolve to do better, be better, change our ways, achieve more. I don't know about you, but my social media feeds were flooded with posts to this effect: friends and family sharing their intentions for …

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