We’ve been told as children about stranger danger. For kids, this is legit. As adults though, it gets to be a grey area. Yes, you should by all means live with sound, reasonable judgement. I’m not saying open the doors to your home or expose yourself to danger. What I’m saying is, if we’re called […]
We live in a time where political tensions are high and often times, unescapable. Every major news outlet and every major social media source is full of political ranting and raving. I am completely over it! How about you? If there’s anything I’ve learned over the last 2 years, it’s that political debates on social […]
How did I get here? How did someone who once scrubbed toilets and pulled weeds for a living get to live out my passion and dream job?
I found my passion when I found myself in Recovery. When I became sober, I knew what I wanted to do with my life. I found my purpose, helping others.
In this article, I give you 4 steps to begin loving your job.
There was a time in my life when Positive Polly annoyed the shit out of me. I was Negative Nancy at the time, and just fine being my miserable self. There were other seasons in life when I was so depressed I could hardly shower, let alone allow happy thoughts to emerge from the storm […]
According to Google, love is “an intense feeling of deep affection.” So then, how can you “love” your body? Currently, there are over 180 million uses of #fitness on Instagram (Simple Strat). I don’t know about what you’re seeing, but what I’m seeing is strong and curvy are the most popular looks right now. It’s a […]
Self love is a foreign concept for many of those new to recovery. For those of us who have been through the process of recovery a few times though, self love is no longer foreign, but it becomes a priority. We realize that without it, we are not capable of staying sober. But why is […]
While I love living in the great state of Texas, winter here is pretty dull. 15 years ago my husband and I married in the winter. We’ve been griping about the winter anniversary ever since. Until this year… I found some tickets online that were really cheap, so I said what the hell, why not. Let’s […]
I’ve struggled with endometriosis as far back as I can remember. My body is in menopause, and with that comes “endobrain.” For more on my journey click Men-o-what??? Preparing for Menopause: My Endometriosis Journey. Is is just me that struggles with what I call endobrain? First let me explain what endobrain is. It’s the fog I’ve […]
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Hello Lovelies! I am proud to announce today that it is my 15th Wedding Anniversary! Today I’m going to be talking to you about marriage. I’ve been to the combat zone, I’ve conquered pain med addiction, recreational drug use, alcoholism, codependence, raising girls, PTSD, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Depression, and the list goes on and on. […]