Living With Mental Illness

Unfortunately, mental illness isn’t often something you beat. You can’t fix it or medicate it away. There’s a lot of talk about how to ask for help, how to prevent suicide, but I haven’t found much on how to live with your demons. Because my...

Not a Positive Blog Post

I’m sure you’ve noticed the drop off in posts coming from this side of town. Or maybe you haven’t and I just think I’m more important than I really am. I’ve been busy trying new things that scare me. I’ve been putting myself out...

A Strange Addiction

I’m finding myself bored. So. Incredibly. Bored. Even amidst life changes and stressful events, my brain is anxiously awaiting something exciting to happen. I’ve developed the strangest addiction. I’m an adrenaline junkie. I read somewhere...

I’m Jealous of Balloons

I’m having a rough day. I’m tired and overwhelmed. I made my second cup of coffee today with a cup of coffee. You heard me. I poured coffee back through the coffee maker. It just felt necessary. Technically what I’m experiencing today is a mixed...

Guest Post: Ashtyn’s Story

Hi friends! Today, my friend Ashtyn will be sharing her story. She reached out to me a few weeks ago and I was blessed with the chance to help her face the hardest decisions she will ever make. She’s been bold, vulnerable, and unwavering in her commitment to get...

Re: Money

Because my husband and I are masochists, we bought a house, got married, renovated said house, I quit my job, and he started a whole new one, all within a few months. And while we were prepared for the halt in income flow from my side of town, it didn’t change...