Extensive Monday Musings

Good morning my friends ❤ I am well overdue for a catch-up session with all of you… and today, is the day! Blog Log Again, I am behind on my comments, replies and loves – I will be catching up on those asap! The goal is to reply to everyone by end of day *crosses…

Lottery Tag!

The Lottery Tag was created by my dear friend and one of my favorite bloggers, Natalie. Go check her out if you have not already! Here’s how she describes her tag: A quick synopsis of The Lottery Tag: Imagine you won the lottery. There is no set sum of money – it could be $100 or…

Apparently it is Wednesday!?

Hello my friends! I hope your week is treating you well :). I have been in a bit of a funk and hiding away,sorry all.  Empathy takes over my soul in larger forms at times and it has been one of those times. There is just so much negativity &/or violence in this world. Every…

Dogs, Moms and hikes with frogs! Also 200 FOLLOWERS!?

Hello friends! Oh, how I missed you all! Come on in for an awkward group hug! ❤ Well, I took some “me” time this weekend and went hiking this weekend… Against my better sinusitis judgement, but it was worth it (I think). I got out, stretched the legs, took a couple photos, took my time…

Addiction & Mental Illness

Hello friends! To continue with the theme of Mental Health Awareness, I wanted to branch a little further and address addiction and substance abuse as well – as it is not uncommon for some to suffer from both, otherwise known as co-occurring disorders. **Please remember, I am not a physician – just a gal sharing her experiences…

How the hell did I end up this way

When I take the time to really reflect on my life and I mean really go deep in the past, I wonder simply, how the hell did I end up this way? You see, most describe me as: sweet, too nice, dependable and very loving. I know that sounds a bit self centered but, I…