Post College Life

“Don’t they ever leave you alone?  I thought you weren’t on call?” These were the questions posed to me by my new roommate just last night as I she and I tried to have dinner together.  While we sorted a lot of things out…chores, shared responsibilities, parking, etc….when she signed the lease to rent from…

When Friends Get Together

One of the things I miss in RL is getting to spend quality time with my RL friends. None of us have been avoiding one another.  Most of my freinds in RL are doctors, nurses, firefighters, medics and police officers.  Because of that, they all work really crazy schedules which makes getting together really hard…

Home Office

I won’t take up much of your time today.  I just had to laugh as my own home office became a bit of an inspiration for this picture. Since finishing grad school, my home office has become less of an office and more of a place to lay things to sort out later.  Sure, I…

Watering Hole

Right now, I would love to go back to the simplicity of my younger days.  The only difference I would want…to be able to live those days as the real me. Since I returned to work from vacation a week ago, its just been…hell…at work.  The one good thing, it hasn’t been hell because of…

Self Care

I love this term…self care.  We were taught a great deal about self care during my master’s program.  I discussed the need for self care a great deal with my clients as a counseling intern.  Its a very important concept in life. Sadly, all too often, we forget about self care. I am one of…

Supper Club

Shortly after I moved to where I live now *mumbles under her breath* years ago, before my friends started having children, we had a monthly tradition called Supper Club.  I am sure there are others of you out there who have heard of this concept and/or done something similar. For those who don’t know what…