Redefining Success

Am I the only one that’s scared of success? I don’t understand this. Why do I feel so torn? This inner storm is too much. Sometimes I get so excited about the future that I could burst. The stuff I’ve been sweating over and bleeding […]

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You are Your Best Investment

I’ve always, as an adult, had an odd relationship with money. Having 4 kids and living in a one income household, there never seemed to be enough. And when there was enough, any extra went towards something utilitarian for the household or the kids that […]

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A Work in Progress

Like many people, I started yet another weight loss journey at the beginning of this year in an attempt to finally get a handle on this ridiculous fucking situation I’ve been struggling with my entire life. Over the last five years I’ve lost about 50 […]

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Right in the Feels – Anonymous donor pays January rent for Newpark Studio tenants

This is the kind of stuff I have on my do good bucket list. Just imagine what a relief this would be to people who don’t have a lot and struggle to make ends meet, especially around Christmas. And I love that the donor wants […]

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Cool Shit – Drool Worthy Book Nooks

I am, and have always been, a gigantic book nerd. Reading is my favourite escape. It’s how I’ve been able to explore the world when I have been unable to leave my house. When I was a kid, I had this walk in closet, on […]

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Why You Should Compare Yourself to Others

Ok, before you get up on your high horse to tell me how wrong I am and how very unhealthy it is to compare myself to other people and how I should only be trying to be better than the me I was yesterday, let […]

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New Year’s Resolutions are Bullshit (and why I Still Use Them)

After 20+ years of making and failing at my New Year’s resolutions, I’m finally calling bullshit. I used to think my failures were a result of my incredible lack of self discipline. It always felt so good, setting all these goals and dreaming big for […]

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How Acceptance can Transform Your Life

I never before realized what a powerful concept acceptance could be. How absolutely and completely freeing. As an extension of letting go of expectations, which I wrote about here, acceptance can truly change your life. It’s changed mine. Acceptance can take on so many different forms. […]

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Right in the Feels – Company Gives Employees 6 Figure Bonus

Wow, talk about taking care of your employees..all 1381 of them! Found on Good News Network  

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