Do What You Love, Love What You Do

Do What You Love, Love What You Do

If you haven’t realized by now, I’m a huge advocate of doing what you love. I’m doing it, and thank the good Lord, my husband is now too. It’s amazing what a difference it makes in your life. The thing about doing what you love is that you will...

Quitting vs. Giving Up

Quitting vs. Giving Up

I’ll admit it – I’m a quitter. If I pour my heart and soul into something, and it still isn’t working, I quit. I do not, however give up. And I think there is a big difference between the two. Giving up is what you do when something gets hard....

It’s not personal, it’s just business.

It’s not personal, it’s just business. I’m sure you’ve heard that phrase.  They say it like 500 million times in The Godfather.  But that’s a movie about the mafia, and I’m pretty sure we can all agree their ethics are questionable...

I’m Thankful For My Debt.

I’m Thankful For My Debt.

I bet you NEVER thought you’d hear anyone say that.  But, you know what, it’s the God’s honest truth. Four years ago I found myself with a mountain of credit card debt. At it’s highest point, I was hovering around $60k (no joke).  And I...

March 11, 2013

Yes, I Do Have ADHD…

I didn’t have it when I was a kid. But there is no doubt in my mind I have it now. I used to joke that […]
January 21, 2013

No Regrets

The one year anniversary of my debt being paid off is swiftly approaching. Which is both mind-boggling and wonderful all at the same time. I feel […]
January 2, 2013

How I Design a Website

So, I didn’t exactly go to school to be a web designer. I have an English degree. There isn’t a whole lot you can do with […]
December 5, 2012

It’s all about the details.

Every December I go through a purging process. It’s about the new year coming, and it’s also about me turning a year older. Ideally, I get […]
November 16, 2012

Why FILA and DISH Network get IT, and Huffy doesn’t.

A couple of weeks ago I tweeted to FILA that I was disappointed that my son’s shoes completely fell apart after only two months. And when […]
November 13, 2012

The downhill slide

My birthday is in one month and a few days. And I’m turning 36. This is my last month of being on the upswing toward 70. […]
November 12, 2012

I Think it’s About Forgiveness…

There is one thing that keeps coming up in my life lately – forgiveness. This is not the word I picked for this year – that […]
September 5, 2012

It’s too late. You’re too old.

As I’m writing this, I’m 35 years old. Which really isn’t that old from where I’m sitting right now. 20 years ago, it seemed pretty ancient. […]
February 21, 2012

My chains are gone…I’ve been set free.

My chains are gone…I’ve been set free – those words are part of the chorus of a newer version of the song Amazing Grace. And technically, […]