Travel Bug

Emotional level: 5 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: A lot of people around the world eat bugs as part of their diet. I feel drained. My patience has been tested today. It's like taking a long string and fraying it until there is a single thread left. That's how thin my patience was. But…

Terrible Two

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Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: Amelia Earhart and Eleanor Roosevelt both snuck out of a White House even, commandeered an airplane, and went on a joyride to Baltimore. It’s day two of this new self-care journey and damn…I can say this is harder than people even realize. Keeping to a diet…

Too Much Work and a Little Nature

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 8 TODAY I LEARNED: You have a 1 in 200 chance of being related to Genghis Khan, (the Khagan of the Mongol Empire).   I overloaded yesterday. I tried putting too much work into something on very little sleep. All of the stress resulted in a panic attack of sorts…

Our Trip to Ruby Falls

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Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: Janis Joplin left $2,500 in her will for her friends to "have a ball after I’m gone."   I know it’s been a few days since it happened, but the trip to Chattanooga was SO MUCH FUN! We went to so many places and saw so…