You don’t have to be a maker of resolutions to see the potential in a new year. Everyone feels it. But if you’re not comfortable with making resolutions or setting goals, then maybe you’d be more comfortable with the idea of leaving things in the past and moving on from them. Continue reading “6 Things We’re Leaving Behind in 2018”
Here’s your friendly holiday reminder not to ask people when they’re having kids, this holiday season or ever, even if it’s family.
1. You don’t know what they have been through or are going through.
2. It’s none of your business.
That was my exact thought when I heard Rebel Wilson tell Ellen in her interview on Halloween that she was the first plus size actress to be the lead in a romcom (romantic comedy, if you’ve been living under a rock).
And apparently I’m not the only one confused and a bit upset by this. Continue reading “So, Was ‘Last Holiday’ Not a Romcom…?”
Right before October hits, we are absolutely inundated with everything pink and be-ribboned for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It’s gotten to the point that you almost can’t go to a store in October without seeing at least one thing pink and sparkly.
After my mom’s mastectomy, I stopped buying into it. Continue reading “Why I Don’t “Think Pink” in October”
I am terrible at finishing things. There, I said it. Wrote it. Whatever.
I have a really bad habit of starting a project and not seeing it through to completion. Don’t get me wrong, if it’s something I’m particularly excited about or it’s fall or winter and the weather is nice, I can usually find it in me to get it done.
But even then, this would explain why I have a about five different unfinished novels and countless craft projects in my room right now.
Also, yes, I’m just now figuring this out about myself. Hence, the mid-year resolution: finish things, dammit! Continue reading “My Mid-Year Resolution – Finish Things, Dammit!”