I met Jenelle serendipitously. We both went to a women’s retreat thinking we were in store for a relaxing weekend and ready to have a bit fun. What we came away with was a core group of amazing women who went through some astounding soul-changes in the course of fewer than 72 hours. We created a sisterhood and bonds that can never be broken.
I think Jenelle and I would both agree that we come across as opposites. I am in your face and have the need to be in the spotlight. Jenelle is reserved and an observer.
What we have in common is more important.
Continue reading ““You Are Safe” – Jenelle’s Awakening (Guest Post)”
Handmade. I am about to scare the shit out of some of you.
My recent post (Check it out by Clicking Here “Journey is not a Buzz Word”) gave a little glimpse into my recent thoughts and wanderings, but a glimpse is not nearly as scary as jumping in with both feet.
I love handmade things.
I can feel the love someone has put into creating something. The time spent thinking about a loved one while they create a special gift for them is much more valuable than any monetary token.
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Yesterday was Waking Up Thirty’s first birthday – a blogiversary and one full year of blogging!
I started writing a sort of round-up post about the beginnings and naivete I had about blogging in general when I first started, but the post was not coming to me.
Then I woke up this morning and realized I really didn’t want to write that post and had something else on my mind.
Continue reading “One Year – Am I There Yet?: It’s a Blogiversary”
My Anxiety Story:
For years and years I suffered in silence thinking I was one of the rare ones living with anxiety.
Continue reading “Life with Anxiety”