“Giving Thanks Day…”

  When I was younger, I thought the holidays were the most annoying part of the year. I dreaded Thanksgiving and Christmas like I dreaded a fast approaching bed time (even though I’m pretty sure my mother was speeding up the hour hand). When I was in an elementary school, Thanksgiving was all about making turkeys & [...]

Sleep, where are thou? A Satire Love story

Dear Sleep, I have a bone to pick with you. I have recently noticed that you have left my side these last couple of weeks, with no note saying where you went and when you will be coming back. Did I do something to upset you? Are you angry with me? I remember that particular day [...]

Limitations: Mind tricks for Mental Conditioning

Did you ever have a moment when you thought your life would never be the same? Okay, I know what you’re thinking, but stay with me. I didn’t get struck by lightning, or have a near death experience, or even witness something of the paranormal. I witnessed the power of human being overcoming  challenges I [...]

Sweet,Sour, and Bitter: The Fair Trade Truth

The SWEET:    I love chocolate. When I was younger, I was promised I could get a whole candy bar to myself if I finished my dinner. I can see eyebrows give me the skeptical look when I said “whole” but I was usually only allowed a four pices. I know, what a travesty! A whole candy [...]

I’m not Dr. Phil….

Dating. Just hearing the word makes my head spin. There’s just no easy way to get around have feelings for someone, and wanting to spend the majority if not ALL of your time with that person. Whether its girl likes guy and vice versa, or girl likes girl, or boy likes boy, having feelings while [...]