I want “simple”. Simple makes happy. I want someone who sees that too. Are you out there?

As the world continues to literally go down in flames, I'm sitting here thinking about how nice it would be to check out, pay the bills, get rid of all the "baggage" and just go on my merry way.... Go back to Thailand, or maybe go somewhere new to me, like Central America. Down-size, cut … Continue reading I want “simple”. Simple makes happy. I want someone who sees that too. Are you out there?

It’s time to buy the ticket and take the ride!

For those of you who've been following me for a while, you know that I usually refer to myself as a recovering Lutheran, or a "good girl" in recovery. Simply because my entire life (all of my first 41 1/2 years at least) I have always made decisions based on what I "should" be doing. … Continue reading It’s time to buy the ticket and take the ride!

If you smile at the universe – it tends to smile right back at you! :)

Last weekend as I started gearing up for re-entry into normal life here in the US, I tried to think about and focus on not repeating past mistakes. One of the good habits I have adopted, since starting to work on myself and my own happiness is that I analyse a lot my own actions … Continue reading If you smile at the universe – it tends to smile right back at you! šŸ™‚

One step at the time. And that’s a good start.

Over the last couple of weeks, three to be exact, my life has literally done a 180 turn and gotten me back almost to where I started over three months ago. I am over worked, under slept and unhappy. Stress is building exponentially week over week and in the beginning I was at least able … Continue reading One step at the time. And that’s a good start.

3 steps to prevent negativity from taking over my life

This week work started to conflict with and crave way too much attention from my life and what is most important to me: my (mental) health. I need to eat well, sleep well and train to keep myselfĀ groundedĀ If I don't prioritise those three things my mood is first to go, which quickly starts impacting my … Continue reading 3 steps to prevent negativity from taking over my life

Rediscovering myself

My first post when I revived my personal blog was about Rediscovering the life I love(d) to liveĀ and I eluded to my own reassessments over what is importantĀ in life and what matters to me. I feel that I need to elaborate on that a little bit, for my own sake and for the sake of … Continue reading Rediscovering myself