New Decade, Same Journey

I hate resolutions.  I stopped making them as a teenager when I realized I was making the same ones every year and not actually accomplishing them (usually about my weight which I’ve NEVER been happy with).  At some point, I started using New Year’s as an assessment tool instead.  And over the last few years, […]

Thanksgiving and juggling

sigh!  Time is flying much faster this school year than I anticipated.  I can’t believe it’s Thanksgiving already!  Perhaps it’s because I’m SO overwhelmed from this school year or perhaps it’s because time passes anyway no matter what we do, but I wasn’t prepared to be here already.  Were you?

Be gentle with yourself

Life happens.  It will throw you curve balls when you least expect it.  And sometimes your creativity and all of your goals will dive under the bus when you’re trying to avoid all those curve balls in the Dodge Ball game of life.  When that happens, you simply have to breathe and survive. I’m experiencing […]