I hate to jump right out of the gates with a blanket statement about men but hear me out on this one. Most men are unapologetic and I am totally jealous. As a strong, independent woman, I still feel the...
Every year, as June rolls around, I stand in front of a large display of Father's Day cards and wonder what I should do. All of the cards professing love for "Daddy" make my stomach twist. I can't send a...
I'm a little late to Duchess Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, and Oprah party. In a house where Minnie Mouse Bow-tique reigns supreme, there's little time for any uninterrupted viewing of adult television. As I waited for that unicorn moment when...
When I was in college I spoke at a weekend retreat, called 'Tool Time', that the university hosted for high school youth group students from across the state. As hundreds of high school students, chaperones, and college kids sat...
Toxic relationships come in all forms. From your best friend to close family members... removing yourself from a toxic relationship is not easy. Sometimes we need to take a second look at our life and decide if some people deserve...
Let's start off right out the gate by establishing that I have an unhealthy relationship with the scale. For most of my formative years, weight was never really an issue. The scale wasn't the evil spawn of satan. It...
I went to see my doctor for a routine screening and left with an appointment for a hysterectomy. A woman's reproductive life is split into three phases: the before, during, and after. I thought I'd get to spend a few...
I’ll be honest, self-care is not something that I have ever seen a need for or found a desire to participate in. I have been blessed with some pretty chill kids and am lucky to have a relatively relaxed...
After 2020 we all need a fresh start. But just because the last digit of the year changed at midnight doesn't mean everything is perfect. We all have a little tinkering to do to become the person we want...