Get In Line

I’m just going to put it out there…I am in a mood today.  Maybe it’s that time of the month for me.  Maybe I am just feeling pushed a bit far.  Maybe it’s a combination of the two.  Who knows.  All I know is I have been snippy all day. I know part of the…

The Power of Positive Relationships

As the holiday season has officially kicked off in the United States, I am just feeling this need to write about something that so many of us forget about on a daily basis. Positive relationships. Being someone who has suffered from seasonal depression for years, especially since the death of my brother but more intensely…

Staying Focused

Yesterday was a shit day.  Work was horrible and set the tone for the entire day before I even made it to my office door.  Thankfully, today has been better. I woke up this morning with a borderline headache.  I know that was a direct result of all the stress from yesterday.  Thankfully, I was…

Assume Much?

I don’t know what it is today, but I am feeling feisty.  Nothing has really triggered it.  Maybe its just a matter of finally catching up on some sleep after last week.  Regardless…I am feeling a little fired up and just fed up with people making assumptions. There are so many ways all of us…

Let The Shopping Begin

Before I say anything else, let me tell you how much I truly do love Christmas. What I don’t like about Christmas is how commercialized it has become. Keep in mind, I am not saying we shouldn’t give gifts to those who are important to us.  After all, the spirit of Christmas is to give…

Morning Coffee

I’m a country girl.  And by country girl, I mean I grew up rural South Central Virginia on farms.  Cattle, tobacco and corn were what my family farmed.  I remember walking the fields with my dad and grandfathers on the days I wasn’t in school.  I learned to shoot a gun as a young girl. …