Category Archives: Ideas

  There is this whole world so many people do not know about. A whole existence, a whole way of life. And it’s called grief. The hardest thing about this existence is there is no way to know what it’s like unless you know what it’s like. There’s no “My hamster died, I know what […]

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  I feel discouraged. Isolated. My heart is breaking, is broken, is dying, has died. I prayed for God to give me a dream with BJ in it last night. God didn’t answer my prayer with a yes. And how I prayed that BJ would be healed. Would not die. God didn’t answer my prayers […]

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Hygge [n.] a complete absence of anything annoying or emotionally overwhelming; taking pleasure from the presence of gentle, soothing things.   Have some hygge? My cousin sent me this pack of napkins, along with note explaining the idea behind hygge. She lives in Denmark and explained the ideal to me like this: “HYGGE” is huge in […]

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I’ve realized something big: I’ve been sanitizing my life of anything that “doesn’t make me feel good.” That instagrammer that is pregnant and I’m not? Unfollow. The blogger whose tone is suddenly obnoxious to me? Off my blog reader. The friend whose Facebook posts make me cringe? Let’s turn off those notifications, please. And just […]

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  If you’re not careful, you can end up with a lot of Disney crap at the end of your vacation. Sure you love that Little Mermaid necklace NOW when you’re literally IN Disney World SURROUNDED by Disney and people decked out in Disney EVERYTHING. But will you really wear that on the streets of […]

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