Thankful for the little things

There is so much going on in the world, and in my little corner of it, that I wanted to take some time to reflect on the all little things I’m thankful for every day. These are the little patches of happiness that bring me unmitigated joy, the seemingly unimportant pieces of my life that … Continue reading Thankful for the little things



So my weight has plateaued. I’ve been playing with about three pounds lately, losing them, gaining them back, and losing them again. These three pounds started as my nemesis, but are now a comfort. I’m so used to having them around, the number on the scale rarely shocks me anymore. If it’s excessively high, then … Continue reading Self-sabotage

Finding purpose

I have been thinking a lot lately about purpose. When I’m feeling really low, I wonder, what’s the point? Why am I here? Am I really making a difference to anyone? I’ve talked before about being in a funk, and when I’m in one of those, the light is very, very hard to see. But … Continue reading Finding purpose