I was a semi-famous fiction writer

Why is writing such a big part of my life? Before I became a mom I was a semi-famous fiction writer. In the late 90s and early 00’s, I had a pretty sizeable following for my boyband fanfiction. I know. I know. Don’t roll your eyes but I had multiple novels posted online for fansContinue reading “I was a semi-famous fiction writer”

Patriot Day

Today let’s all take a break from the chaos and think about the people we lost… 8:46 AM EDT – American Airlines Flight #11 collides into the World Trade Center 9:03 AM EDT – United Airlines Flight #175 collides into the World Trade Center South Tower 9:37 AM EDT – American Airlines Flight #77 crashesContinue reading “Patriot Day”

The world is clearly going crazy!

As I was resarching topics for future blog posts I ran across the term “5 reasons not to…” I was curious to see what other kinds of posts were out there so I took to Twitter and this is what came up on the first page of finds… 5 reasons not to…— age your wine—Continue reading “The world is clearly going crazy!”

My inventory probably isn’t as up to date as it could be

Crocheting has been a hobby of mine for over 10 years. It all started when I was pregnant with my daughter. I suddenly, in true Enneagram Type 5 style, needed to learn crochet after years of failed attempts. I took to the internet and found The Crochet Crowd (actually before it became world famous). TheContinue reading “My inventory probably isn’t as up to date as it could be”

Night School

September 10th…📓This week, NightSchool travels from coast to coast, learning about the fascinating ecosystems that exist where water meets land. Join us on this (virtual) journey, trekking from California tidepools to Florida’s Gulf Coast.📓This looks interesting! A friend of mine liked this so I thought I’d share!📓https://facebook.com/events/s/nightschool-coast-to-coast/298271518144966/?ti=ia

The Way We Treat Each Other in 2020

“The Way We Treat Each Other in 2020” is a podcast episode from early August 2020 from The Purpose Show. She comments on the state of life today with an uplifting message that will make your Monday..Shaming and bullying seem to have become a normal part of our society right now and it’s time toContinue reading “The Way We Treat Each Other in 2020”

Sunday games are supposed to be an escape from reality

Behind the scenes. Hubby hanging out. This is the first time in 10 years we aren’t playing fantasy football. I don’t know what your take is on it but we are kind of boycotting the NFL this year due to how ridiculously political it’s gotten. To me the Sunday games are supposed to be anContinue reading “Sunday games are supposed to be an escape from reality”

(Hashtag) Self Care Awareness Month

Get unstuck Fitness is a very important area of my life and yet it is the one thing in my life where I’m completely stuck. Five years ago I got up on the daily, worked out and lived a fitness lifestyle, but lately I’ve found it extremely hard to follow through with anything. Yes COVIDContinue reading “(Hashtag) Self Care Awareness Month”

Open The Gates For Personal Development As A MomMe By Using Enneagrams

Fiction writing is a passion of mine and earlier this year I was exploring both Personality Types and Enneagrams on the advice of a writer named Abbie Emmons. On her YouTube channel she has an extremely informative series of videos on fiction writing. The character building portion of this list had a plan of actionContinue reading “Open The Gates For Personal Development As A MomMe By Using Enneagrams”