How to Deal When You’re Busy and Tired, And There’s Nothing You Can Do About It

Sometimes All the Things just pile up at once, and you feel like you're in a constant state of running yourself ragged. Suddenly, you're feeling very Bilbo Baggins-y, like butter spread over too much bread, and you're haunted by one of your favorite Ron Swanson inspirational quotes: But the scariest part of it all is …

Goals for 2016

I can hardly believe that we're almost completely done with 2015. The end of this year is flying by with the Nutcracker, visiting family, girls weekends in the mountains, the Nutcracker, family visiting me, work, The Nutcracker, blogging, and....did I mention the Nutcracker? I love all of the wonderful, crazy things in my life, but …

Advice You Don’t Hear When You Start a Blog–But You Should

I, like many of us, started blogging in the magical world of Livejournal and Xanga, offering up to the mystical world of the internet my adolescent musings and pubescent tales of love and embarrassment (often the latter). I have always loved writing, and even though the idea of putting my own words out there for …