Today’s Inspiration

I read this article on the minimalist blog, “Becoming Minimalist”. This article is so inspirational, I had to share. Grab the tissues. Here is the article below by Chris Norton Can you think of a moment when someone’s words drastically impacted your life? Maybe this moment came from a parent, a teacher, or mentor. Maybe … Continue reading Today’s Inspiration

Racial Crisis

Right now, so many people see how racism is affecting our country.  The police brutality, the former President condoning people with Neo-Nazi or White Supremacy ties, and vigilantes murdering protestors, innocent people being targeted just for looking non-White.  People using their privilege to be superior to others.  I was born in Los Angeles.  I am … Continue reading Racial Crisis

Make It a Different Experience

Body Dysmorphia is a complicated thing.  It is a mental disorder that causes a person to see flaws that may not be there or emphasize something that doesn’t look perfect by the ridiculous beauty standards of society towards one’s body.  I was taught to hate my body since I was thirteen years old, which means … Continue reading Make It a Different Experience

November Thankful

Day #29- I am grateful for my body's ability to heal. My recovery from oral surgery is taking longer than I want, but it is still happening. Many people have compromised immunity and have to endure a long recovery process. I do take my body for granted and honestly have been mean to it in … Continue reading November Thankful

November Thankful

Day 25- I am grateful for the help of my husband and daughter as I recover from oral surgery. As I get older, the length of my recovery seems longer. I realize how fortunate I am to have people near to help me. Day 26- Thanksgiving is today in America. This holiday is about reflecting … Continue reading November Thankful

November Thankful

Day 18-I am thankful for the 2 days my daughter can go to school in person. The school staff have gone above and beyond to ensure the safety of the students and staff. And grateful to the families who are working with the school and not against them. Day 19-I am thankful our stores are … Continue reading November Thankful

November Grateful

Day 12- Successful sales from Facebook Marketplace. I sold my Instant Pot. I sold it to a health care worker who was moving into a place with her family without financial help. We thanked each other for not be serial killers. (You know one is always leery of meeting strangers to sell items). Day 13- … Continue reading November Grateful

November Thankful

Days 8-11 I am grateful for rainy days (Day 8), volleyball recreation (Day 9) and over the counter products (Day 10). I am eternally grateful for the people who serve our Armed Forces. They dedicate their lives and sacrifice so much for all of us to be free in the U.S. (Day 11)