Dec 23, 2019 10:04 am

I am sitting at my desk thinking about what this year has been to me. A lot has changed and a lot has stayed the same. I feel like the year came and went in the blink of an eye. At the beginning of the year my husband and I decided we would see a…

Not feeling it…

I’m sitting at my desk and I can’t help but wish I had my dream job. Come to think of it I am not sure what I would consider dream job material. Maybe actually taking advantage of being an “influencer”. I cringe every time I say that because I don’t feel like I am. At…

Top Amazon Finds of 2019

In no particular order these are my top 10 Amazon purchases of 2019. YFFUSHI Men’s Slim Fit 3 Piece Suit One Button Blazer Tux Vest & Trousers My sister got married in March. My husband and I refused to spend a lot of money on a new suit so I looked to amazon and I…

Stuck…

Who has ever felt stuck in life? (raise hand now) ME! Sometimes we feel like a car stuck in mud. Work, weight, health in general, economic challenges, relationship issues… there are so many things that make us feel stuck. In those moments remember that it takes a lot of work to get a car unstuck….

I Feel So Icky…

Honestly I came on here to vent today. FYI TMI to follow… Side effects of metformin include: physical weakness (asthenia) diarrhea gas (flatulence) symptoms of weakness, muscle pain (myalgia) upper respiratory tract infection low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) abdominal pain (GI complaints), lactic acidosis (rare) low blood levels of vitamin B-12 nausea vomiting chest discomfort chills, dizziness bloating/abdominal distention constipation heartburn https://www.rxlist.com/consumer_metformin/drugs-condition.htm#what_are_side_effects_of_metformin METFORMIN HATES ME!!! I…

Rollercoaster of life…

We can all agree that life is like a rollercoaster ride. It has dips and turns and different speeds. Those gut dropping lows in life are the worst. As we all know I experienced such a low. I became lost and I didn’t know who I was. When I finally decided to take back my…

What is PCOS?

What is PCOS? Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a condition that affects a woman’s hormone levels. The exact cause of PCOS isn’t known. Factors that might play a role include: Excess insulin. Insulin is the hormone produced in the pancreas that allows cells to use sugar, your body’s primary energy supply. If your cells become…

A doctor that cares…

I received a letter from the OBGYN office I visit, my doctor retired… oh no! (he was like 82) I was referred to a new doctor. At a different location and I was a little aggravated because it was 10 minutes farther from the original location. During the appointment the doctor asked me several questions…

Dear Diary – day 1234…

The last few weeks for me have been so trying. Life’s jabs have hit some tender areas. Regardless I am doing everything in my power to maintain my view on the positivity around me. Reading the bible has been a great comfort to me and in keeping peace within. While I was praying I earnestly…

Loss…

November 26th marked the 7th anniversary of my grandfather’s death. I want to take the time to write about my experience with loss.  The loss of my grandfather was the most devastating to date. He was diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer and was given a short time to live. During that time I did…