Waking up to White privilege. (please read completely before judging) White Privilege, I never thought that way for sure. I never thought I would be saying that ever. As a white kid growing up in the south, I was also a poor white kid growing up in the south. To make that statement even more … Continue reading Waking Up to White Privilege!
I am fat, and while I never want to be any thing but what I am, I want to ride this wave of acceptance while I can...
Covid-19 has changed our lives. It really has been a scary time, and as I type there are people I know that are sad, and in morning of loved ones lost. We live with the fact that we don’t know if we will wake up not being able to breathe. We live with the worry … Continue reading Covid-19 You will not win…
What does Easter mean to you? Easter was my second favorite holiday for many years. In some ways it was my favorite. Easter is a very religious based holiday of course, but it also was a very bunnies and candy based one as well. I dyed Easter eggs way up until I was probably 16 … Continue reading Easter Memories
A new time, has arrived and everyone is scrambling to figure out how to feel, how to manage. A lot of us is trying to decided are we going to just put our lives on pause, are completely start a new normal for us. That goes for me as well. Before the dreaded Corona 19, … Continue reading A New Time
My biggest desire is to make content that touches others, informs and spreads love. Social media, specifically Instagram has made a huge impact on my life. I could go back and form a very detailed social media timeline but, that isn’t the purpose of this blog post. Today is to talk about how social media … Continue reading Finding Beauty in Our Selves
Many of us have lived a life of fear. I know I most certainly have. I was raised to fear death, the unknown, people different than I was, anything that could make me stand out and the list goes on. I have since overcome most of that and rose above. I was young when I … Continue reading Overcoming Fear
Hello, world… this has been one heck of a week. I’m coming to you from renovation central, except the renovating want take back up until Monday and it is Friday. So, what does that mean. It means a house covered in dust, no kitchen and having to either stay upstairs or go up and down … Continue reading Diary 101 Entry 2
Picture the years between 1982-1992, a little blonde hair, shy chubby girl. This little girl was lonely. Her life was very sheltered and cut-off from the rest of the world. She didn’t have friends that were close enough to play with, and this was way before ‘play dates’ were a thing. She grew up around … Continue reading Barbie’s what was and what could BE…
Diary 101: Memorial Day Weekend It’s a time to remember those that have lost their lives in active duty. So many times, we forget that serious nature of Memorial Day, but over time it was made to be the mark of Summer beginning. Summer beginning marked by the day we remember those that lost all their summers. Seems strange. Nevertheless, I … Continue reading Diary 101:Memorial Day Weekend