The Laundry Can Wait

When I was married, my ex lived by this very rigid schedule and set of expectations. The house had to be cleaned by 9pm on Fridays… Laundry had to be finished and folded by 11am Saturday morning… The trip to the grocery store had to be done by 2pm Saturday… It was bizarre.  I could…

The Carriage House

One thing that is really neat in Virginia is all of the old homes.  Many of the homes that were built prior to 1900 have one thing in common…carriage houses. Ironically, it doesn’t matter if you find the old home in the rural or urban setting.  These structures seem to be present at the majority…

Where The Streets Have No Name

Tonight, I am just going to leave you all with this picture.  It reflects my mood right now, but I’m not able to really verbalize the mood…if that makes sense.  So I will just leave the picture here for your interpretation… I will say that I am pretty wiped out.  By the time Monday morning…

Introspection

Introspection can truly be a dangerous thing. When I say introspection can be dangerous, I don’t mean that we shouldn’t take a look at ourselves.  We need to.  We have to look at ourselves, our actions, motivations, triggers and so many things to gain a better understanding of who we are and why we respond…

Inner Peace

For someone who has prided themselves on having a solid foundation of inner peace for so long, I am not really liking where I am right now.  I’ve lost my sense of peace and balance…my sense of serenity…and I really don’t like how it has left me feeling and it’s very unfamiliar territory for me….

Don’t Lose Sight Of The Journey

Let me begin by first thanking all of you who have followed and encouraged me on my journeys…blogging, transitioning, life…all of it.  While those of you who follow me may not know it, your words, messages…all of it…has helped keep me going more than you can imagine.  I honestly don’t know what I would do…