It's been a hard couple of weeks over here. Sick kids and husband, waning workload stress, and trying to keep up with the chaos (I.E. Messy house) has left me a little weak. But, I saw something in my Facebook feed this morning that reminded me that this too shall pass and sometimes all we have to do is change our perspective. Positive thinking one of our team members saw in … [Read more...] about Looking at things in a different way…for my sanity.
Tonight, for the first time in almost 10 years, I painted. I painted without abandon. I painted without thoughts of being wrong. I painted without inner criticism. I painted with more than my brain and my eyes...I painted with my soul. Over the past month, I have been slowly gathering my art supplies. They were shoved into the basement when we moved in here. They hadn't been … [Read more...] about Afraid of Inspiration? Don’t Stop.
Accomplishment looks a little different around here. I work full-time from home, and have a sweet three year old little girl and five year old boy to look after while I am doing it. Needless to say, my priorities are: 1. Make sure the babies are fed, clean and happy. 2. Make sure my boss is happy. (At least I don't have to feed him.) 3. Clean the house. #3? Yeah, that's kind … [Read more...] about Make sure the babies are fed, clean and happy.
Do you ever notice that it's really easy to think of things you don't like about yourself? That inner voice is so critical all the time. What if it said nice things about you, instead of bad things all the time? I don't know about you, but I have days where all I do all day long is beat myself up. I think at some point in our lives, we are told that liking yourself is conceded. … [Read more...] about The odds of being born – 5 things I like about me
There I was, sick in bed for the third time in a month. For the 6th time in two - and eureka, ya'll - I've had an epiphany. Exhausted from being sick all the time (and maybe taking a little break for myself because everyone else in the house is sick and I had been taking care of them more than myself -- ahem Oxygen Mask ladies!) my mind went into that swirly place. Maybe it's … [Read more...] about Thought Of The Week – Sick and Unbalanced