Fighting S.A.D.

So this WINTER thing sucks. After weeks of lethargy, apathy and marathon television viewing (with no end in sight) I am crying UNCLE and admitting that my moodiness is probably more than a simple phase. I just haven’t been myself. I’m unmotivated, irritable and sort of wandering aimlessly through my days. So. Not. Me. In the past I’ve…

My Incredibly Unimpressive 2015 Plans

This year will be a year of big change for me. Only it won’t look big. In fact, it’ll probably be incredibly unimpressive.  This year I am giving things up. Impressive things. Meaningful things.  Things that people strive for. Things that I used to strive for. I’ve been in a cycle of accomplishment and involvement for…

My Big, Fat Australian Blog Interview

We interrupt our normal blogging schedule to bring you this interesting experience… When you write a blog you have to prepare yourself for the unexpected. In sharing your innermost thoughts with a worldwide audience, you basically open yourself up to anything and everything – criticism, scrutiny, judgment and the possibility of random awesomeness.  I love it when the latter happens….

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Good Reads: Life, Work, Fitness, Passion

Hello, friends. So here is the thing. The Internet is a veritable treasure trove of awesomeness. This is probably not a newsflash to a savvy blog reader like yourself. The problem with the Internet is that it is sometimes overwhelming and easy to get lost in. Also not a newsflash.  Have you ever found yourself…

Why I Can’t Seem to Put Anything Away

My husband is a good man. He puts up with A LOT.  He and I are opposite in so many ways. He is a detail man.  An everything-has-a-place-man. An if-you-put-things-right-back-where-you-found-them-we-wouldn’t-have-this-problem-man. I am NOT. I try. I really do. But I am more of a free spirit when it comes to organization, especially when it comes to housework. And,…