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My Quest for Balance

My Quest for Balance

The first followers For my first 5 followers, you might recognize the name of this post. This use to be the name of my blog when I started writing a few years ago. I changed my blog’s name when I discovered my true reasons for writing. I was so naive to think I could write … Continue reading

What a long strange trip it’s been

What a long strange trip it’s been

More Blogging Silence I wish I could say that my recent blogging silence was because I unplugged over the holidays. It wasn’t. I actually had several power working days over the winter break where I sat down to work and what seemed like just a couple of hours later, it was dark outside. In between … Continue reading

Football, Turkeys and Double Digits

Football, Turkeys and Double Digits

I have an excuse this time! Yes, I realized that I disappeared again but this time, I have a good reason. Let me break this down into where we’ve been and what we’ve been doing during our disappearing act. UGA Football The weekend that my Inner Nerd post went up, my son Jake and I … Continue reading

The Red Door Decision

The Red Door Decision

Everything that happens I’ve been doing quite a bit of thinking about messages this past year. One thing I’ve learned is this – everything that has happened, the people who I have met, challenges that I have faced and opportunities that were presented to me were put there for a reason. I may not know … Continue reading

Just call me Judgey McJudgerson

Just call me Judgey McJudgerson

I can talk to anyone Last month when I was living in Crazytown, I crawled out of my hole to get my hair done. Part of getting ready to teach six workshops includes making sure that I’m presentable. I don’t want them looking at my grey hair but actually listening to the stuff they paid … Continue reading

Pooping Butterflies

Pooping Butterflies

Lessons from Horton One of my favorite movie lines is from Horton Hears a Who. Horton and his animal friends were talking about what their perfect world would be like and little Katie says, “In my world, everyone is a pony an they all eat rainbows and poop butterflies.” Occasionally, my son Jake and I … Continue reading

My Guardian Grandfather

My Guardian Grandfather

Years ago, I attended a group meditation session. It was a time in my 20’s where I was looking for answers for questions I wasn’t sure what I should be asking. It was an interesting experience and would do it again if given the opportunity. When the session ended, the woman who conducted the meditation … Continue reading

Little Talks

Little Talks

A Brief Update Just a bit of an update about my Yelling Less Project. I’m doing a better job at controlling my yelling since I posted the Starting Over update. With the exception of the occasional “Why don’t I hear the water running?” things I scream when he’s upstairs messing around (does that count since … Continue reading

It’s Not Me, It’s You

It’s Not Me, It’s You

Old Me vs New Me I’ve had quite the week dealing with people in my life. I feel like I’ve had a big arrow pointing down at my head with a sign that says, “Looking for someone to attack,? Feel free to mess with this one. She can take it.” I’m the person who avoids … Continue reading