Adventure Awaits

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Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: You are less likely to experience a nightmare when sharing your bed with someone you trust.   Well, I know I said that I would be writing about the trip to Chattanooga, but something else grabbed my attention in the midst of my planning. A few…

Fear of Death…And Other News

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Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 8 TODAY I LEARNED: After the Disney movie “Princess and the Frog” came out, more than 50 children were hospitalized with salmonella from kissing frogs.   Is January really almost over? No, it can’t be! Time really does fly. These months have a way of zooming by without our notice…

Coming out of the Dark

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Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 8 TODAY I LEARNED: Grapes explode in the microwave…but DON’T TRY IT! Seriously, don’t, it can mess up your microwave.   What an absolute week from HELL! SCREW YOU WEEK FROM HELL. Okay, I’m done, I let that out. It really has been tough. The craziness…oh man, I can’t even…

Disconnect

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Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 8 TODAY I LEARNED: A single cloud can weigh more than 1 million pounds.   The slow season has arrived, and man has it been exactly that…slow. I’m not complaining though because this past year was very fast paced. Honestly, I could use some down time. Rest is certainly important.…

Be Gentle With Your Thoughts

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Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 8 TODAY I LEARNED: A scorpion can hold its breath for one week.   It’s been over a week since we lost Jinx. So many other things have happened between then and now. Experiencing loss changes the way you look at death. Loss turns what you thought you knew into…

I Practice Witchcraft

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Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 9 TODAY I LEARNED: 36 human hearts could fit inside a giraffe’s heart.   If you don’t already know, I’m a witchcraft practitioner. This post is going to freak a lot of people out, but it’s also going to interest a lot of people as well. So, let me explain.…

Reveal Your Fears

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: Roosters have built in earplugs. What an intense year. I'm just now coming back from loss, sleep deprivation, and torturous thoughts. We've all been trying our best though, myself included. It's not been easy, but it seems to have been worth it. I'm not entirely sure…

It’s Been A Long Week

Emotional level: 5 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: The need to stay in bed all day is called 'Clinomania.' I recently read a book about how technology can take over our lives and make us different. Honestly I beg to differ, but I did see where they were coming from. If we're not careful,…

New Year, New Struggles

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Emotional level: 4 Mental level: 6 TODAY I LEARNED: During the 1950’s, the USA considered detonating a nuclear bomb on the Moon.   Every year we face new battles within ourselves. Whether it’s the strain of a marriage, the death of a loved one, or the loss of a home. These are just three examples…