What happened to wanting to be a doctor, a vet, a firefighter, a teacher, even a movie star? A career in which you set your sights on long before the journey even really begins? Do I love my job? Sure. Will I do it forever? Probably not, but I'll stay in the production field because that's … Continue reading Career Path
They've already done it. They've already thrown me to the "real life" wolves but now, now they're moving. I had a great childhood. I'm not going to lie, I was extremely lucky to grow up where I did. Normal, upper middle class, hard working, corporate America kind of neighborhood. I was rebelous in high … Continue reading Saying Goodbye
It's difficult to remember that we have the ability to make our own decisions about who and what we want in our lives. There are circumstances that are uncontrollable, but for the most part we can control our happiness, our company, and ourselves. As I continue to assess my admittingly unstable yet uneventful life, I … Continue reading Choose Wisely
I was left a comment on my last post and I pulled this particular phrase out. "I’m very sorry...you are struggling to relate to the real world beyond the foam pit." I was angry when I initially read it, then I wasn't. Maybe they had a point. It led me to post this one about … Continue reading Beyond Your Destination
2015 that is. Going into 2015 I thought I'd accomplish a lot personally and professionally. Basically, it laughed in my face and said, "I'll go ahead and screw you over every chance I get." I found myself crying way more than I ever have. Growing up I was trained, literally from age 9, that crying was unacceptable. … Continue reading What A Bitch
To leave a place you've know as home for over 20 years, and to start from the beginning. What a concept! I've been thinking about it a lot lately, and realized that it's time to stop talking about it and start doing it. I have finally been given the wisdom that something must be done, and I now … Continue reading The Fear of Starting Over
The moment you wake up and realize it's over. And not over in a physical capacity, or that you have moved on to the next, but over in a mental and emotional way. You feel liberated because you just don't care when you thought that you would. When someone turns out to be the exact … Continue reading The Moment You Give Zero Fucks
1. We know what you look like. There is no reason to post a close up of your face for everyone to see because, well, we know what you look like. 2. Doing it for attention. If you spend your day thinking about how many likes you'll get on social media, you need a new … Continue reading Why All The Selfies?