For the last few weeks, I've been working through and with some low-level but constant anxiety and mild depression. It's become background noise to the point where I've chosen to ignore it and decide my "official" emotion would be something else. However, those binged episodes of Stargate: Atlantis pretty much speak for themselves. One day … Continue reading That Darned Struggle Bus
Have your dreams ever terrified you? I'm not talking nightmares or night-terrors. I'm talking about those dreams that give you hope, inspire you to work harder, influence the goals you set for yourself. Have you ever found yourself overwhelmed by the magnitude of the dreams you've allowed yourself to entertain? I have. In fact, I'm … Continue reading The Largeness of My Potential Terrifies Me
Want to know a dirty little secret? I'm writing this on Thursday night. Shhhhh. Want to know another one? WordPress is testing out a new way of writing/publishing posts so I'm trying it out. So if you see some funky new things, that's me playing around a bit. The Physical Activity: hard WIN. Last week … Continue reading Weekly State of Kate Update
I feel like it's been almost a month now since I last posted a traditional "State of Kate" update. Perhaps it is time to get back on that bandwagon. Let's go, shall we? The Physical Activity: Soft WIN. I'm slowly working my way back to the activity levels I had before my tumble into the … Continue reading State of Kate Weekly Update
Another quiet week here in Katedom. My husband took the week off and has been staycationing. I worked a short week, and have been joining him in the -cationing since Wednesday. It has been nice. So nice, in fact, I'd forgotten today was Friday and that I still have two more blissful days off! My … Continue reading State of Kate Weekly Update
For the first time since I started this blog a couple months ago, I sincerely thought about skipping my weekly update. I've been struggling for the last couple weeks, and this week really seemed to exemplify everything "wrong" in my life. I woke up feeling like "screw this. Nobody cares and this will just be … Continue reading State of Kate. . .Gets Real for a Moment.
Weather-wise, it's been a roller coaster of a week. It's been rainy and fall-like, it's been preternaturally warm and summer-like, and now we're back to the gray and damp of autumn. The Physical Form I'm Inhabiting Starting weight: 154.7 Last week's weight: 151.6 Current weight: 152.3 WOMP. Although, having a heaping plate full of nachos … Continue reading State of Kate Weekly Update