Summer Nights Bucketlist

If you’re bored, you’re boring. It’s the only thing I remember from a late night talk radio show, and ever since, I’ve never been bored from doing nothing. From doing nothing. I’ve been bored with speakers. I’ve been bored with shows. I’ve been bored with events. But I’ve never been bored because I didn’t know what to […]

Weekend Fun & Sports Watching Alternatives

While Nashville is going crazy over the Predators, the Bay Area is going insane over the Warriors. Except this gal, right here, who doesn’t have a head for sports. I tried to be a Sharks fan, but fell asleep while watching a game on TV. I went to an A’s game against the Cardinals, but […]

Choose to Stay Gold

I couldn’t help but listen as the young lady talked about her boyfriend’s brother who has an MBA and other credentials, but chose a job driving around the city delivering boxes of tea for $10 an hour. She groaned in frustration and disgust. She was fed up with her boyfriend’s support for his lazy brother […]

A Look Back at May and Awareness

Every month, I’m taking a look back at the things I learned, loved, and lived through. I’m also looking forward to the next month. Here’s my look back at May. Affiliate links are included below. I may make a commission from purchases made through these links, but there is no further cost to you. LEARNED May […]

What the Mechanic Taught Me About Mental Health

I went in for an oil change and came out with replaced: gasket, spark plugs, transmission fluid, brake rotors, and brake pads. The mechanics first laughed in disbelief of how dirty my transmission fluid was. Then they basically pulled me aside and told me I was tempting fate as they pointed out everything that had […]

Book Review: The Sacrament of Happy

I received a digital copy of “The Sacrament of Happy” by Lisa Harper through NetGalley in exchange for a review. All opinions in this review are my own. Affiliate links are included below. Purchasing the book through these links adds no further cost to you, but may give me a small commission. While reading The Sacrament […]