Not sure what I was thinking…I have so many things to say… I got a conditional acceptance to a Masters of Social Work program, missed a deadline for Field Placement I don’t have time for, got a new job offer, left my old job, started the new job, have a Biology class to take before … More Overwhelmed

Lemon Water

I’m not sure how often I’ll write here…but I feel like it today so here I am. I rode 30 half-assed minutes on my Spin bike today. Some days you just have to go through the motions and do the best you can. Every workout can’t be a great one. My subscription to the Aaptiv app … More Lemon Water


I’ve benched myself from running. It’s been a struggle for years now. I try and try. Only to get sick or have to take time off because of a health reason or responsibility. It became more of a stress beating myself up about not running. I was frustrated and mad all the time about it. … More Benched


It’s been pouring all day here in VA. Update – I’ve been scrambling to find a Biology class to take so I can enter a Masters degree program in the fall…I got conditionally accepted. Exciting and terrifying. I had a job interview. I don’t feel I did my best. Looking at the positives: it was … More Spring

New Beginnings

So it has been since September. Wow! I haven’t written here since September? A lot has happened. The new roof is on…the deck still isn’t fixed, the window is still cracked, and the outside light doesn’t work…but the roof is fixed. Thanksgiving and Christmas came and went. It’s a new year…and I’ve binge watched a … More New Beginnings

Message to Self: Stop Complaining. Start Doing.

Time passes so quickly. April 2nd was my last post. 19 days ago…and here I thought it was at most 2 weeks…but it is two days shy of three. I’ve been Overtired. Overwhelmed. Overextended. What does this lead to? Neglecting things like my email that is nearing 1,000 messages unread…writing, exercising, and eating healthy. I … More Message to Self: Stop Complaining. Start Doing.