Promo Code: JOY

I promised myself I’d be in bed by 10pm. Yet here I am, 50 minutes past my bedtime, deciding that there’s more important business to attend. Time to get back to writing. It’s been way too long, friends. Life is good. Summer was hot. Heck, fall was hotter than summer I think. Halloween was crazy. … More Promo Code: JOY

Just Say Yes

It was a rough start to the trip this morning. As we took off through a barricade of storms in Atlanta, the plane once again bobbed and weaved through the turbulence, sending me once again to the edge. Zero visibility blinded my view and brought on panic. Meanwhile, my brave daughter next to me could … More Just Say Yes

Dear Turbulence

Ahhh, the adventures of summertime travel. We have been hoping around a ton, making precious memories along the way. Although flying has been somewhat easier for me than in the past, I still get hung up on the same old triggers. Turbulence is a biggie. No matter how many times I seem to fly, I … More Dear Turbulence

The Blanket

I’m drinking coffee…on a plane!!! What?!! Who is this girl? Many people head straight to the bar before they board an airplane, hit the Starbucks, whatever pumps them up (or calms their nerves) for the flight. Not me, I am straight-up ginger ale only up in the air.  I want to be in complete control … More The Blanket

Fake News

Cognitive distortions. What are they? Why are they important? Are you speaking Italian?!! “Cognitive distortions are simply ways that our mind convinces us of something that isn’t really true. These inaccurate thoughts are usually used to reinforce negative thinking or emotions — telling ourselves things that sound rational and accurate, but only make us feel … More Fake News