"A Happy Medium"

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February 28, 2020

he·don·ism

/ˈhēdəˌnizəm,ˈhedənˌizəm/

noun

  1. the pursuit of pleasure; sensual self-indulgence.

    • PHILOSOPHY

      the ethical theory that pleasure (in the sense of the satisfaction of desires) is the highest good and proper aim of human life.

When I was a yo...

February 14, 2020

Valentine's Day is right around the corner. This holiday is dreaded by some, adored by others, or ignored (usually) by me. I have never been a big fan of this uber commercialized holiday, but I realize it holds a lot of meaning for others. For many, this holiday is a r...

January 19, 2020

There has been a common thread in most of my conversations lately: uncertainty. So common, I felt guided to write about it. As I was sitting down to write this, feeling out the subject of uncertainty, I realized that uncertainty wasn't just a common thread in my conver...

December 14, 2019

Vulnerable. This was a four letter word to me for a very long time. How could I possibly benefit from being exposed? Defenseless.

Vulnerability is one of my life lessons.

The purpose of life is to learn, to experience, to grow, and to evolve. We choose lessons and experi...

September 29, 2019

I thought I was a good listener for a very long time... can you see where I'm going with this? Ha!

I was not a good listener. Somehow along my path I developed the belief that giving people good advice was equatable to being a good listener, or that being able to win a...

August 31, 2019

Do you ever think to yourself, "Why can't this whole life thing be easier?" 

Of course you do, because even though life is magical, it also poses some interesting challenges. Some challenges come and go effortlessly; but some have claws which dig deep into us, and effec...

June 21, 2019

I have had a very interesting year...to say the least. Thankfully, I managed to stay afloat throughout my crazy year. I was privileged enough to witness and experience some very “bad” human behavior. It may seem odd to hear someone say they were privileged to encounter...

June 16, 2019

Some people have a tendency to hold onto things they don't need, things that no longer serve them. By some people, I mean all people.

Our cycles feel normal because we've often been in them for so long that they ARE normal; but normal doesn't mean "well". Today I a...

June 11, 2019

 Are you waiting for the dust to settle? Stop it. The dust never settles. The dust is part of life. The dust is proof of life. Stop waiting.

So often we allow ourselves to believe there is a perfect time to get started, or a better time to get started. Amazingly, we all...

May 15, 2019

As much as I'd like to say this blog is about Daenerys of Game of Thrones losing her marbles and going berserk, it is not. However, Daenerys gave us a great example of what NOT to do; and what we often do when we allow our shadows take over our light. When we are hurt,...

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