The Comforts of Home

Its been a crazy week and work and that is just going to continue for me for a while.  As I have written before, we are horribly short staffed and so I am still covering odd shifts and hours.  The good news is that part of the reason this week is so crazy is because…

Recollections

Maybe Recollections is an odd title for this post.  But then again, with today being both Memorial Day in the US AND the one year anniversary of my blog, it seems rather fitting to me. So where do I start?  I think I will start with the anniversary of Blended Beauty. It was exactly a year ago today…

Soak The Stress Away

The past few days have been…well…crazy.  I ended up having to work all weekend.  I’ve talked about our staffing issues before.  My employer also made a grand decision recently that there can be no overtime unless its approved by that areas chief officer.  Yeah…not the brightest idea in a hospital and I am the one…

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…

In Need Of Warmth

Plain and simple…I NEED warmer temperatures! Now, in the Mid-Atlantic, we have been getting these really weird changes in temperatures lately.  Like this past weekend, it was in the 60’s on Friday, low 30’s on Saturday and then back into the 60’s yesterday.  Mother nature…take whatever meds you need to at least be consistent…please!!! In…

Safe Space

We all need a safe space in life…a place where we feel warm, safe, protected and free to be vulnerable. I think that’s one of the things I admire most about my family and friends who have truly healthy and wonderful relationships…both people feel safe, secure and free to be vulnerable within their relationships.  They…