happiness · life · mindset · Persaverance · Uncategorized

Gratitude Tuesday – 2/28/17

Being grateful is easy when things in life are going just the way you want. The grass looks a bit greener and the air feels more crisp. But today isn’t one one of those days for me. I’ve been struggling for the last 18 hours (yes, I’m counting). I missed a work deadline due to unforeseen… Continue reading Gratitude Tuesday – 2/28/17

Family · parenting · Uncategorized

Changing My Identity From Single Mom to Just a Mom

For the last 7 years, I’ve always defined myself as a single mom. Nothing has really changed – I’m still not married although I am in a serious relationship. But over the last few weeks between my 34th birthday and the start of a new year, I’ve been thinking about my life and trying to figure… Continue reading Changing My Identity From Single Mom to Just a Mom

depression · happiness · mindset · Motivation · Uncategorized

Working Through Anxiety – My New Plan

If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail. ~Benjamin Franklin I’m starting to feel a little better from my anxiety last week which really had been kicking my ass. I’ve come to the realization that I had been extending myself without really taking care of myself. I often find myself doing that. Constantly… Continue reading Working Through Anxiety – My New Plan

depression · Family · Love · mindset · Workplace

Is There More to Life Than This?

Ever get that burnt out, I want to hide under my desk and sleep feeling? Yes, I’m there. Right now. I’m tired beyond repair. It’s my first week back from disability and I’m exhausted. I’m fighting a cold and my body is tired. I don’t want to be here. I don’t want to sit in… Continue reading Is There More to Life Than This?

mindset · Motivation · Quotes

Persevere, No Matter What

“No matter what happens, no matter how far you seem to be away from where you want to be, never stop believing that you will somehow make it. Have an unrelenting belief that things will work out, that the long road has a purpose, that the things you desire may not happen today, but they… Continue reading Persevere, No Matter What

Divorce · Love · parenting · relationships

Five Life Lessons From Baby Daddy Drama

It’s been a super fun week. (no, not really). My son’s father informed me earlier this week that he no longer wants to co-parent our 7 year old son together via a very LENGTHY email. It’s starts with, “It’s with great regret and sorrow…” #truestory His version goes something like this – let’s use bullets for… Continue reading Five Life Lessons From Baby Daddy Drama