The Itch

Do you get the two-year itch? An itch to switch things up. Maybe change jobs or move homes? This seems to happen to me every 2 years. I think it's because for the past decade I've been moving in and out of places every two years. That's what your twenties are about....

What’s Helping Me Cope During Covid

I, for one, am so tired of seeing articles how about to care for yourself and they all say the same thing - have a bedtime, drink water, eat vegetables. YEAH, I know that. And am already doing those things. Are there any other tips on how to care for myself besides...

New Must-Listen Podcasts

This is not a list of podcasts that are being promoted everywhere and you are tired of hearing about. This is a list of podcasts that have me hooked. They are compelling stories with binge-worthy episodes. Happy Face Summary: "For Melissa Moore, 1995 was a nightmare....

Four Things I’m Working On

Last year brought some of the biggest changes in my life so far. Throughout the upheaval, I resolved to make my mental and emotional health a top priority. However, that has not always been the case. Changing 28+ years of habits and patterns is challenging to say the...

Desert Botanical Gardens

Arizona never struck me as a beautiful destination, that is, until I got there. I booked my trip for late February (I wasn't ready for Arizona summer heat) and it was perfect timing. I left behind ten degree weather and a foot of snow in the Rocky Mountains for the...

Two Compelling Podcast Episodes

If you don't have the time or patience to find a great podcast, subscribe, and then filter through all the episodes to find the good ones, then you've come to the right place. Here are two podcast episodes I listened to recently that I found quite fascinating. I think...

My Favorite Posts of 2018

This year I focused on writing what I wanted to write. Not for the clicks, not for the organic page views, but because it was on my mind, on my heart, and something that I wanted to share. I think that was reflected in the type of posts I’ve written, and it’s something I’m really proud of.

The Best Books I Read In 2018

I read books not because I don't have a life but because I choose to have many. This is one of my FAVORITE posts to do as I get to think back on all the books I've read the past year. It's been another year of reading voraciously and I'm happy that I came across some...