Life Experience

Accepting Defeat (In Order To Win)

We can have this image in our heads – a clear plan for how things should be. But that doesn’t mean they will work out that way. It doesn’t matter how much effort you put into it. It doesn’t matter how good it should be. It doesn’t matter how good it looks. None of this… Continue reading Accepting Defeat (In Order To Win)

Life Experience

It’s Never Too Late (To Start All Over Again)

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if we got things right first time? No messy mistakes, no second chances needed. No practice required, simply perfection. But life doesn’t work like that, does it? Life is messy and unpredictable and rarely goes how we want or expect it to be. So, where does that leave us? If we’ve… Continue reading It’s Never Too Late (To Start All Over Again)

Life Experience

I’m Figuring It All Out As I Go Along

Confession time. In case it wasn’t already painfully obvious: I don’t have all the answers. I don’t know what I’m doing. I’m figuring it all out as I go along. This is why you see me tweak things. This is why I’m always testing things. This is why you see me change directions. I wish… Continue reading I’m Figuring It All Out As I Go Along

Life Experience, Self-Care

Writing To Refuel

I thought it seemed odd that when I had some time to explore “fun and play” that my default was to sit down and write. Writing would bring me the answer. Or, perhaps… Writing would BE the answer. Writing has always been a cathartic form of release to me – particularly putting pen to paper,… Continue reading Writing To Refuel