Category: if you dare

I’m Thinking About Making a Decision…Maybe

If I had to sum my life up into one word, it would be tentative.  My entire adult life has been made by half-ass, on-a-whim decisions: moving to Florida, changing jobs, picking people to associate with.  The only real decision I’ve ever thought about making before doing it was marrying my best friend.  My mind

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Health and Wellness: I Am Not Invincible

I’ve been a little distant for the last few weeks, but now it’s time to be transparent. I was recently diagnosed with hypothyroidism and it’s taken quite the toll on me. For the last year or so, I’ve had unexplained weight gain despite my 4-5 days per week of working out and relatively clean, healthy

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Take the Higher Road, Kid

Forgiveness: pardoning someone’s wrong-doing, despite an apology or recognition of one’s wrong, and surrendering all negative or vengeful feelings towards that person. This is what my understanding of the meaning of forgiveness.  Forgetting?  That’s a different story. A big part of my life has been surrounded by the need to forgive others, whether it be

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Sense of Relief

via Daily Prompt: Relieved Relief is an underwhelming feeling.  It’s a feeling that the grip around your chest is gradually loosening.  You can breath easy, muscles become less tight, thoughts start fading.  Whatever battle you were fighting or whatever challenge you were facing is behind you now.  The worst is over and the best is

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