Tag Archives: Life

Finding Your Life’s Purpose Is Overrated

What is my life’s purpose? What’s your life’s purpose? After years of searching and coming up empty-handed, I’ve come to the conclusion that maybe “finding my life purpose” is highly overrated. I didn’t grow up knowing I wanted to be a doctor or an astronaut or actress or whatever kids want to be these days.… Read More

The Opposite of Writer’s Block

I’ve really been craving writing for myself lately, but the problem is between writing as my full-time job, writing some fitness related articles for fitted. and life, I can’t find the time to post regularly or properly on this thing. Plus it needs a complete overhaul. So, in the meantime, I have decided to start “mini-blogging” on… Read More

Laundry and Other Exciting Life Occurances

Ugh. Just realized it’s been 18 days since my last post. Where does the time go? This past weekend was the first weekend that I’ve been home (and not house hunting or moving) since the weekend before Thanksgiving. Traveling from NorCal to Scottsdale and then NoCal and then Scottsdale and then Scottsdale again, I really… Read More

I Really Do Feel Like a Single Mom…

…but the good news is, I put a deposit down on an apartment yesterday! Wahoo! It’s the size of a postage stamp, but it has an ocean view and is literally a block from the beach. The rest of the day was spent running around getting an oil change, looking at houses/apartments, homeschooling, going to… Read More

And They Lived Happily Ever After…

I was pondering with a girlfriend about the “happily ever afters…” at the end of movies. She pointed out that at the end of the fairy tale, the “happily ever after” was the same, the prince and princess going off into the sunset after their wedding. So, is the “happily ever after part” happening now… Read More

Emotionally Spent

I’m sitting all alone in my lovely hotel room at a conference and it a blessedly quiet room with a massive king sized bed. I’m physically, mentally and emotionally spent. All I can think about is sleeping for a good long time. And so that’s what I am going to do. I can’t string more… Read More


I used to read these Choose Your Own Adventure books as a kid that allowed readers to, well, choose their own adventure. You picked where you wanted the story to go, and you could go back and re-read it and choose different paths to take you on a new adventure. Do you ever stop and… Read More