The Safe Place

Dear reader, it’s been seven months since my last confession. You see, all the normal excuses have taken over my life – work’s been busy (a good problem to have when you run a business, no?), I started falling asleep with CJ every night, stopped even the most simple acts of self-care, started drinking tooContinue reading “The Safe Place”

The Pre-Period, “You Crazy,” Blues

Anyone else get CRAZY before their periods? Some people mark their calendars with a little red dot. Some people know because their birth control pills turn a different color. Others? ‘They’ know, because ‘their’ mood totally changes and ‘they’ become a crazy psycho bitch who should be locked in a padded room. All control ofContinue reading “The Pre-Period, “You Crazy,” Blues”

“You Never Know What Battle Someone is Fighting”

A friend asked me yesterday if I was still blogging regularly. I told him I was “too busy” right now (we’re in the middle of a move). I started rambling, as I often do with this friend, and I told him (somewhere in the ramble) that sometimes I just feel like a real shitty parent,Continue reading ““You Never Know What Battle Someone is Fighting””

The Dinner of Truth

The Dinner of Truth  The header’s link is a wonderful podcast, talking about ways we can better understand ourselves, and how the most seemingly “self-aware” people are not usually very self-aware at all. Dr. Tasha Eurich discusses ways in which we can become more self-aware by having conversations with the ones we love – theContinue reading “The Dinner of Truth”