Well I survived another evening with my parents, so that's always good. The best part is, it wasn't even that bad! I say that, only because I always assume the worst. I was extremely worried they would bring up politics but luckily that wasn't the case. I was absolutely sure they would so I'm incredibly … Continue reading Can’t they just be happy for me?
This weekend looked so promising of being relaxing, but of course that was never meant to be. I woke up to a group message from my dad about wanting to take us on vacation. Seems nice right? Well it never is. The first thing that caught my eye was that my middle brother was left … Continue reading When “family vacation” doesn’t include you
Lately, I have been working on storage solutions for our apartment since slightly downsizing. I am very excited about what we have been able to accomplish in our new smaller place. I know this may seem strange, but there is one group of items in particular that I am really excited about. I recently bought … Continue reading Woman Problems
I read an article yesterday written by a parent who was looking back on an event from her own childhood. It was about a comment her mom had made to her that she looked stupid when she was laughing on her bed. I have Included a link to the article below. With One Sentence, My … Continue reading Bony Butt with a Double Chin
I have been really struggling lately. With the holidays it seems as if all my hard work attempting to create distance from my family is gone. It's always something with them, now it's my dad's birthday. We are expected to drive out there for every event and it's too much. This time it all started … Continue reading Feeling used and broken
Last night was fun but quiet. We started off by watching a movie and then riding our new bikes down to the beach to watch the fireworks. It was a lot of fun and I really enjoyed riding our bikes. It's been a long time since I have ridden a real bike, not just the … Continue reading New Year, Same Crap
I thought Christmas yesterday was going to be less stressful this year than it was. I was hoping to relax with my husband but instead we were cooking all day. Our plan was to visit our families sometime mid-week but my brother told us yesterday that he could only do today or Friday. I just … Continue reading Visiting my Brother