Due to the weather disaster going on here in Houston and greater Houston areas, I will be taking a break from blogging until things get back on track. My house is safe and dry for now. However, sadly, my parents did not fare too well during the storms last night and it is still raining.… Continue reading Taking a short break.
Things people have told me. Professionals. Family members. Friends. "You're going to lose the baby weight!" (my child is six, but this was said to me when I first said that I was going to start riding my bike) "I got you this outfit, and you've lost weight so it must fit you by now!" … Continue reading A word on weight loss…
-- J.K. Rowling (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows) Oh man, what a week! What a fucking week. In light of recent events over the weekend, I have been just a little bit on edge? Anyone else? Not only did our nation bare witness to violence, hate groups, and unnecessary pain, but it seems to… Continue reading Own Your Truth.
It's been four years and still August 14th is a hard day for me. It isn't like today is any different from any other day, really. One doesn't suddenly start grieving just because a certain day comes up. But it is more tangible somehow. There was just so much that went into our friendship. I… Continue reading Missing you, Still.
Did you know that I "collect" angels? This is a very recent thing. I used to collect angels/dolls/fairies when I was a little little girl but when I got into my teenage years I tossed them along with my yearbooks and a whole bunch of other "stuff." You see, I don't like a lot of… Continue reading Random thoughts/advice
A very long post that must be written. It's been in my brain for years, really. Today I decided that enough was enough. It may or may not be eye opening to some people that are closest to me. Most people have at least the gist of the story, if you know me. But still,… Continue reading Looking back to move forward