One of my slightly strange husband's favorite shows is How It's Made. It's basically a monotone narration of a factory tour in sloooooooooooooooooow detail. I'm all for a good factory tour, but man oh man I can't sit through a 10 minute segment on how golf clubs are made. Well D can. He loves it. … Continue reading Fun and Funky Finds … Flamingos
A few months ago I saw a lovely little saying by Joyce Meyer that reminded me of my sometimes shitty attitude. It said ... "You may have been given a cactus, but you don't have to sit on it" Remind you of anyone? Remind you of yourself? We all have bad things happen. Some have more. Some… Continue reading Are You Sitting on Your Cactus?
I subscribe to a radio service in my car and at first I paid the full price thinking there wasn't any other option. Then I realized I wasn't really listening to it that much so I canceled it ... well guess what happened. They called me. They e-mailed me. They called me about e-mailing me. … Continue reading Simple Savings … a Bill Audit
As pieces of my memory slowly began to emerge, I would have sort of flashback moments remembering my craziness. Times when I acted out of control or said really hurtful things to people, just to feel better about myself (the very definition of a bully). I know my full memory will probably never return. It's… Continue reading The Old Me
According to Merriam-Webster a Mantra is "a mystical formula of invocation or incantation". I think I use the word more loosely .... I'm sure not invoking anything (unless some crazy spirit wants to bring me boxed wine and make me a corn dog) ... it's just one of my reminders to live in the present,… Continue reading One of My Many Mantras