Having been laid off twice in the past year and having a relationship fall apart because of my doing ( NOT infidelity) I know a little about self doubt. Life moments like these will have you questioning everything you have done to “deserve” this. Wondering what you could have done better is very productive but… Continue reading When you doubt yourself
Growing up I didn’t think much of traveling because it was just not something that was feasible. My mother, a single mom of three, did her best to provide off the meager income she made, but there was no money left over for travel. I remember feeling a bit jealous of cousins who were able… Continue reading My Travels
I woke up this morning and rubbed leftover tears from eyes, I had a feeling of unease and sadness. I knew right away, I had a hangover. Not the kind from a night of drinking and partying, no, this was the kind from a night of texting with an ex. I had an emotional hangover. It… Continue reading Emotional Hangover
I get it times are changing. But not all changes are good. One shift in dating I’ve noticed throughout the years is that women are becoming the pursuers. Don’t get me wrong there is absolutely nothing wrong with a woman going after what she wants. However, in my experiences and that of women I know,… Continue reading Women as the pursuers?
This is a tough post to write as it is a topic which evokes a lot of emotion in me. However, I know a lot of people can share in my experience. My parents were married young at 19 and 20 we lived in a trailer on my grandparent’s land in Iowa. My mom said… Continue reading My absent father part 1