Shame and Courage – Part Two

 A few days ago I was scrolling through my Instagram feed and came across this image on the comedian Amy Schumer's page: I didn't hesitate to save the image and share it on my own page with the following comment: I am one of the one in four.  Shortly thereafter I got a text from … Continue reading Shame and Courage – Part Two

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Daily Blog Challenge : Day 14 Tell Us About Your Significant Other

After my tennis wipe out on Monday I'm all messed up and out of order on my blog challenges. Maybe I hit my head too! But, because it is Valentine's Day I am certain that today's scheduled challenge is to tell you about my significant other. So, let me introduce you to my sweetie, Scott. #myhottiescottie … Continue reading Daily Blog Challenge : Day 14 Tell Us About Your Significant Other

Daily Blog Challenge: Day 12 – If you could have lunch with one person, who would it be?

I'm so sorry this post didn't get up on time. I had every intention of getting it posted last night, but something happened... You can't really see it, but that is where I ate shit on the tennis court last night. I went for a low ball and as I was sprinting towards it I … Continue reading Daily Blog Challenge: Day 12 – If you could have lunch with one person, who would it be?

Daily Blog Challenge: Day 9 – What Would You Say To A Younger Version Of Yourself?

Hindsight is 20/20 I can think of a few things I would say to a younger version of myself. I would tell this girl, I am so proud of you. You have so many choices in life!  I would tell this girl, You don't have to always say yes to boys. You are beautiful and valuable beyond … Continue reading Daily Blog Challenge: Day 9 – What Would You Say To A Younger Version Of Yourself?

Fearless Writing Challenge, Day 54: What I Will Do When I Retire

When I retire... These words were magic when I was little. My grandfather worked as a candy salesman (and yes, he had a closet FULL of candy in his house!) and eventually retired like many men of his generation. His wife, my grandmother, raised three girls and was a homemaker. I don't think she felt … Continue reading Fearless Writing Challenge, Day 54: What I Will Do When I Retire

Fearless Writing Challenge, Day 44: Authentically Me

    Today was an exciting day - I had round two of interviews for a position I am super interested in (and uniquely qualified for, I might add...) Normally I wouldn't share so openly about something that is merely a possibility. You know, that whole don't jinx it by talking about it thing. But share I did. … Continue reading Fearless Writing Challenge, Day 44: Authentically Me