Positive Quote Mondays #2

Good morning, and Happy Monday! Today I wanted to share this quote: “Worrying does not empty tomorrow of its troubles. It empties today of its strength.” This is a good reminder that worrying is just going to bring negativity into your life. I know firsthand how hard it is to …

Shout Out Saturdays: What are you good at?

Hello and happy weekend! I wanted to share a post I really enjoyed reading by Lesleyanimalblog. The post is called “What are you good at?” https://lesleyanimalblog.wordpress.com/2016/08/18/what-are-you-good-at/ This post really made me think about how we are trained by society to downplay our accomplishments, which in turn makes it hard to feel …

Portraits of my Pets

I wanted to share pictures of some of the furry family members I have had in my life. Not all of these pets are still living, and I no longer have any pets in my home due to my apartment’s no pet policy. Nonetheless these critters hold a dear place …

What’s New?

Hi everyone!  I am sorry for being MIA for an entire week almost! It has been a hectic week! First I want to share that I am now on Facebook! Facebook has been a time stealer for me all week long. I have been so focused on the groups for …

The Journey

As the storm rages on outside the window, we sit listening to the sound that the rain makes on the sidewalk as it comes pouring down. Lighting illuminates the dark sky, thunder echoes through the night. The storm will soon pass, leaving us behind, perfectly all right. I think about our life …

Literary Sanctuary

I am a very introverted person. I don’t do great in social settings, especially large crowds. I don’t do well under a lot of stress or pressure. Sometimes I just need to escape, away from the real world, into a book. I have always loved to read, since I was little. …

Weather the Storm

Sometimes life feels like a series of storms, with only a little bit of time in between to recover. It’s easy to let the storms ravage your life. It seems like you are a little tiny sailboat in the ocean in the middle of a hurricane. The wind tosses you …