Last year around this time (4/29/14 to be exact) I wrote A House Is Not A Home. I was taking the biggest leap of faith and leaving a home ..
A little trouble only makes for a good time.
Do you ever have a song that just won’t stop playing in your head? I’ll be damned but this one is just on repeat. Shhhh.
I woke up early this morning at 3am and bought the Apple Watch. It is the largest splurge I have ever done. The first thing that popped in..
I am in an odd place in my life right now starting over and not really knowing what to do next.
I was laid off from my job in October a..
I am in an odd place in my life right now starting over and not really knowing where to begin.
I’m alone. It’s weird to write and even ..
Today is the last day of Lent and I’ve been off my social media channels for almost 2 months. It was hard at the beginning and I reali..
What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas.
Someone told me this weekend that he was waiting for the other shoe to drop. We’ve all used this idiom before but where the heck does it..
Lately I have been listening to songs that sing about “home”. I realized today it’s not because of some randomness with my playlists. They..
“There’s something very freeing about losing the anchors that have always defined you. Frightening, sad, but exhilarating in a poignant wa..
Coffee and music on a Sunday. All that’s missing is Pinterest. This is the essence my friends.
“She’s Always A Woman”
She can kill ..
I wake up every morning grateful to have another day. Especially because today could be The Day. Every day has the potential to be The Da..
Here’s a little song for you today.
Dear whoever you might be
I’m still waiting patiently
Someone told me last night that thinking is an abstraction, it isn’t life. All these words that I have written….all these thoughts that ..
If I was on Facebook, I would have posted today that I bought myself a bicycle. A cute bubblegum Felt bicycle with it’s own bell. I’m try..
I felt like singing today and this song popped in my head. #believe
This time off of social media has given me time to really reflect on my relationships whether they are friends or lovers, past, current an..
If you had asked me 10 years ago what my biggest fear was I would say, did I make the right choice of getting married again. 5 years ago, ..
This is everything. Be brave.
It’s been one month since I gave up social media with the exception of LinkedIn for business and my blog for personal. I have written on m..
This is going to be tough one.
Today one of my closest friends got very real with me. I’ll be honest, it was the realest anyone has ev..
Yesterday morning I decided to renew my lease. The decision was something that had been weighing on me as to what to do. Someone once told..
I can remember when I got my first hip hop/rap cassette tape, Radio by LL Cool J. I was 12. It was like nothing I had ever heard and I wa..
I remember writing the Online Dating Jungle post in September 2014. I had just finished a relationship in August after two months with a v..
About a year ago I found this little apartment in Sewickley on Nevin. I had called about it and the landlord said sorry it had been rented..
I just got through a conversation with my 7 year old (soon to be 8) daughter. I am writing what she told me verbatim.
Mommy you need t..
Part of being “me” is introspection. I’ve always been this way since I was a little girl. I pick apart a situation, over and over and anal..
"I would rather have 30 minutes of "wonderful" than a lifetime of nothing special.”Steel Magnolias
It’s been a week since we got back from our NY State trip. I needed some time to reflect on it. It was a long journey. 1,054 miles and abo..
That old saying of a person comes into your life for a reason, a season or a lifetime is so true. Sometimes it’s hard at first to figure o..
A little music for a snowy Saturday.
When I first met Sarah’s grandma one of the biggest things that struck me was she never dated until Rob was in high school. She divorced a..
It’s been a week since I gave up social media. I wasn’t sure if I was going to be able to handle not having it given the extreme manner I ..
I wasn’t ready for the conversation that my daughter wanted to start this evening. It’s 45 minutes later and I’m still sitting here in..
I’m writing this on my iPhone because sometimes life experiences pop in my head that I need to share with you.
Let’s face it, divorce s..
Sometimes your work crosses over into your personal life. It’s only natural that it does. But in my case, it’s not what you think. I analy..
As I was taking my roadtrip to New York I was listening to a ton of audio books from Dr. Wayne Dyer and Joel Osteen. I was really struck b..
Sometimes lyrics can tell a story better.
I have decided to go off the social media grid. At first it was something for Lent. I would give up sites that I use every day, multiple..
The last time I wrote you a letter was for February 18, 1995. It was the day I gave the eulogy for your memorial service. I..
I haven’t told anyone I’m doing this and 100% of you are probably saying you? Holly? #hashtagqueen? NO WAY. I’m giving it up for Lent. No ..
Whenever you feel like quitting or are down, watch this.
And we’ll keep on fighting ’til the end.
There was some shit that went down this week. I’m not going to go into details. I do hold some things private in my life. But I had my wa..
I wasn’t sure if I was going to be able to write this post, but I’m going to try. It’s going to be rambling, I apologize but I need to let..