Months ago, I had every intention of writing my way through this pandemic. And then…. I just didn’t. Back in March, we were in uncharted territory. The world was on edge and for a minute, it felt like we all were in this together. We were all feeling and experiencing the same thing. Essentials were […]Read More How are we here…
I don’t know if they understand or care, but I had to tell someone today that saying “kung flu” is racist and inappropriate. And I had a lot I included with it. This is where we are. We are in the middle of a pandemic and people actually believe that saying “kung flu” is okay.Read More How do racist people not know they are racist?
I had a split second this evening when I was making dinner to just split the mashed potatoes I was heating up for my husband. For about three minutes and 30 seconds, I was mailing it in and had a screw it mentality. And then, after I put them in the microwave, I was like, […]Read More I didn’t have mashed potatoes with dinner.
Today was day one of quarantine/shelter-in-place for me. My work has amazingly gone 100% remote to help avoid the spread of the evil COVID-19. I envisioned a day being able to just destroy my never-ending to do list being completely isolated and only one meeting on my agenda. Plus, I was ready to get back […]Read More You do what you can, and that’s all you can do.
Ah, the many excuses we create for ourselves when trying to lose weight. “When things slow down, I’ll start eating better…. work out more… meal plan….” In reality, we knew things wouldn’t slow down, and we have to make the time to take care of ourselves. Welp, 2020 threw that right out the freaking window.Read More “When things slow down.”