Squandered Passion?

“If you can’t work in a field you are passionate about, learn to be passionate about what you do.”  …

little things

When I think about what my bosses notice me do at work, I’m never correct. Some of the biggest things…

Thanksgiving being Extra

I completely underestimated how holding my own book in my own hand would feel. Thank you to all the readers…

Thankful

Our Thanksgiving has never been traditional. Growing up I had my fill of that. Cooking all day, setting the tables,…

Preaching to Pre-teens

Today I went back to junior high Home Ec class. They don’t call it that anymore. Now it’s called FACS.…

BTS truth

I’ve been sitting down to write but getting distracted… It happens like this. You find a pretty wallpaper on Pinterest.…

Writing from the Heart

This post is an experiment. I don’t know what I’m going to write about, I don’t have a plan. I’ve…

Trauma in Adoption?

Have you ever heard anyone talk about trauma in adoptions? I haven’t. I haven’t really looked either. Adoption, in general,…

Learning how to Love Myself

I’ve struggled writing this post, more than I imagined I would. My head fighting with my heart. My heart won.…

Whoa, Whoa, Whoa!

I find Jin’s favorite word, the only way to describe the trip to Chicago. Let’s start in the pit. You…