Why I Hate Affirmations

I hate affirmations. Now, “hate” might be a strong word. That’s usually a word I reserve for spiders and water chestnuts. And really neither of those things are all that horrible, I suppose.  I do HATE hearing the sounds of people eating. It’s a thing. You can read...

Gratitude Everyday

At the beginning of this year I picked a theme for 2017: Every day matters. You can learn more about how I came to this theme here. And with a theme like that, it probably isn’t surprising that I would be drawn to a quote like this one from Brene Brown: “I...

Thank God It’s…Monday

Even as someone who loves what I do for a living, I’m not sure I ever have thought “Thank god it’s Monday.  TGIM!!!” I’m an optimistic person. Some people have even used the word “inspiring” to describe me.  I’m just not...