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 […]

Book Review: Who Counts?

I received a free digital copy of “Who Counts?” from NetGalley in exchange for a review. All opinions in this review are my own. There are affiliate links below. If you purchase this book through those links, I may make a commission without further cost to you. There some book covers that draw you in […]

I’m Into Mental Health

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. I’ve shared my mental health story before, and today I want to point you to the NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) “I’m Into Mental Health” campaign to learn more about mental health and ending the stigma. According to a study conducted by Focus on the Family and Lifeway […]