Trying to Maintain a Sense of Balance When The World is a Dumpster Fire

I know what's on your mind right now, because it's on my mind, too. It's on everyone's mind. Whether you think everything is overblown or your prepping for end-times, we're all talking about the same thing: COVID-19. The Coronavirus. The thing we are all sick of talking about and yet can't stop talking about. Like … Continue reading Trying to Maintain a Sense of Balance When The World is a Dumpster Fire

Hindsight is 2020. I Can’t Believe I Just Wrote That. I’m Sorry.

I was struggling to come up with something to write today, as I just didn't have anything particularly inspirational to post. Instead of coming up with something original, I decided to pick out one on my unpublished posts from the "draft" folder. I started this untitled piece in April, 2019: Uphill battles are by their … Continue reading Hindsight is 2020. I Can’t Believe I Just Wrote That. I’m Sorry.

Burnout: More Than a Catch Phrase

Earlier this year, I retired from being a hands-on healer. I prefer the term "retire" over "quit" because it reflects the respect and passion I still feel for the profession. To me, "quit" implies I could no longer stand working that job for one more minute, that I no longer had the passion required to … Continue reading Burnout: More Than a Catch Phrase

Healthy and Realistic Eating Habits and Struggling to Accept Yourself

About a month ago, I made the decision to change the way I eat. This is always a tough thing for me to do, as I get obsessive about it and can go too far. It's the reason I succeed at losing nearly forty pounds with Weight Watchers over a decade ago, and it's the … Continue reading Healthy and Realistic Eating Habits and Struggling to Accept Yourself

Achievement Unlocked

I have been largely absent from this space for most of April. Between retiring from a nine-year career in massage therapy and studying for brown belt test, my primary focus has been on self-care. While I wrote and worked on my new business a little, divesting myself of nine years' worth of other people's energetic … Continue reading Achievement Unlocked