and what did i find? a reflection on 30 days without instagram

I left to find peace. I left to find quiet. I left to stop comparing, to stop obsessing, to stop wishing, and to just be. And what did I find? Well, I’ll admit the first couple days were hard. I’d be sitting on the couch, watching a movie, and find some insatiable “need” to be…

Read More

the road trip.

There’s nothing like having your car-enthusiast boyfriend tell you what you need to write about on your blog. Like, really? I can appreciate a good paint job (which this car is still awaiting) but I sure as hell don’t speak carburetor. But maybe I need some help – some variety in these posts. All that…

Read More

what i learned from nanowrimo.

This year, I thought it would be fun to participate in something known as NaNoWriMo. What, you say? WTF is a NaNoWriMo? Well, National Novel Writing Month quite aptly takes place in November. (Writers LOVE a good play on words.) It’s a personal challenge to complete a novel in a month – or at least…

Read More

the perils of being a #goatboss

The number one problem with accepting goats into your life is this: You will fall in love. You will fall so deeply and so hard for these little creatures that your heart will break for their hurts and rejoice in their happinesses. You’ll let them chew on your clothes and rub their stinky heads on…

Read More