Mortality

This week, I experienced a great loss. A person who at times was a great Mother figure to me and I was blessed to not only know her and be loved by her but be apart of her. My Aunt Debbie’s sudden and much too soon death has brought me back to the feelings of grief as when I lost my Mom and it has me wondering and grasping my own mortality.

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Update – Family, Kids, Health…

Long time – no talk, eh? I am pretty bad about that. Whether it be my stress, PTSD/anxiety or my health. I find it is just easier to handle it on my own. Part of it is deliberate, but part of it happens without thought. So, what have I been up to? Parenting school – […]

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Make Up Doesn’t Make Me

A feminist should never tell you that you are doing something to be more “fuckable.” They should never discredit your PTSD or victim blame. They should not slut-shame or body police.

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#MeToo

[Trigger Warning: This blog includes information about sexual assault, abuse and harassment as well as PTSD and may be triggering to some.]

#MeToo

I am sure you have seen the hashtag by now and I know I am a little late to the game on this one, but whether to dive into this was a difficult decision for me at this time in my life. Sometimes it can be just as traumatizing as the event.

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Meh

It is so hard to openly discuss my depression and anxiety. For so long I had unexplainable symptoms, chronic pain and chronic fatigue with no real understanding of why. Aside from being autoimmune I went without answers and treatment for quite some time. Physical  pain leaves its emotional mark, trust me. It’s traumatic to be […]

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Gift Ideas for the Ladies, Great Deals Ahead!

Not sure what to get the ladies in your life? My list has items from about $5-1000 and has something for everyone and every type of relationship. Whether you are shopping for a friend, coworker, cousin, sister, girlfriends or wife there are gift ideas for you!

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