Is It Really About The Journey?

They say it’s all about the journey.  The journey to where exactly?  Where am I headed? Is it all about the journey if you have no idea where you’re going?  Is there even a journey at all, when you have no idea where you’re going?  Today, I feel like the last few years of myContinue reading “Is It Really About The Journey?”

Learning To Be Grateful 

Gratefulness can take you a long way. It brings blessings to you and it drives curses away. Gratefulness is like planting seeds and expecting your garden to grow.  Gratefulness tell the universe “I love what I have, give me more.” An attitude of gratefulness creates a peaceful place despite the storm that may be happeningContinue reading “Learning To Be Grateful “

2016 Is Over!!!😲

Wow.  Just 12 months ago I was complaining about my job, reflecting on if I really wanted to blog, as well as recognizing my desire to travel. As the new year creeps upon us, I reminisce about how excited I was at the moment, and how none of what I set out to do ACTUALLY happened.Continue reading “2016 Is Over!!!😲”

3 Signs that You Need to Stop Loaning out Money

Hey y’all! Let’s get straight to it. 1. If you clicked this post, you probably should stop loaning out money. No one knows you better than you. 2. If you never get paid back, plus interest, you probably should stop loaning out money. When I loan out money to family, I charge $5 every weekContinue reading “3 Signs that You Need to Stop Loaning out Money”

So I’m back to the 9 to 5

I got a new job at another gas station. This is my second one. 😔  Not too happy about this. We all know that I hate cashiering and working in retail. I’m good at it, but it’s just not what I enjoy doing. I definitely failed myself these last few months, quite miserably actually. IContinue reading “So I’m back to the 9 to 5”

Chapter 24

Yesterday was my 24th birthday.  24th. An age that makes me nervous. The number before 25!  Which is the age I’m supposed to have “everything together”. The thought of having everything together sends me to a dark place. Only because I know I’m so far away from achieving that.  I’m reminded of how often I’ve failedContinue reading “Chapter 24”

A handful of thought and feelings

There are times when I wish I my father hadn’t died. When I wish I could somehow go back in time and try to keep him alive. Maybe he had lost his will to live and had nothing to fight for. Maybe I could’ve been that person he would fight for.  Maybe one day, I’llContinue reading “A handful of thought and feelings”