Creativity, Life Lessons

Giving Yourself Permission to Take a Break

My life is really busy right now. Between balancing two careers, a family, keeping the bills paid, housework, and the occasional indulgence in hobbies or relaxation, it really shouldn’t be all that surprising to know that rarely is there enough time in my days

Life Lessons

Don’t Have a Miserable Walt Disney World Vacation!

It’s known as “The Most Magical Place on Earth” and is arguably one of the most popular tourist attractions in the world, and yet believe it or not … some people don’t have a magical time when they go to Disney World on vacation. I know


The Ultimate Compliment for a Writer’s Ego

It’s something that honestly I kind of take for granted because I’ve been doing it now for the last two decades, and even though I may struggle with my creative process from time to time like all creative people do, it’s just always been something that has come naturally to me…


Learning How to Bond with a Tiny Person

I’d rather have my spleen removed, and then reinserted into my body, and then removed again … OVER AND OVER AGAIN … than be the one tasked with trying to calm down a baby who’s screaming for no apparent reason whatsoever…