Is It Possible To Turn This Type A Into A Type B... and Do I Even Want To?

Month: August 2017

How Would You Answer These Two Questions?

How Would You Answer These Two Questions?

I dropped off the face of the Earth for a bit because that was happening. And this: And this: Thankfully my babies are settling into this phase of their lives very well, which eases my heart. It’s almost time to wrap up August on the […]

You Mean I Actually Have To Feel Something?

You Mean I Actually Have To Feel Something?

We adult humans are really good at distracting ourselves from our feelings. Lonely? We check our phones. Bored? We turn on the TV. Sad? Mad? Guilty? Anxious? We eat. Or drink. Or gamble. Or sleep. Or shop. Whichever distraction we’ve taken and made our own. […]

Richard Simmons I Am Not

Richard Simmons I Am Not

Some of you were asking how my experience with doing squats before bedtime went – and did I actually do them? The answer to the second part is yes, and I’ll get to the answer to the first part in just a minute. Scott and […]

When Counting Sheep’s Not Working…

When Counting Sheep’s Not Working…

In times of great stress, sleep is often affected. Why? All of the things you’re worried about often make it hard to fall asleep – you can’t turn your brain off. And we all know who’s often thinking and planning as it is – yep, […]

Phone A Friend

Phone A Friend

Big feelings grow in the dark. They multiply, taking on a life of their own if we don’t share them with others. Suddenly, what seemed manageable now feels overwhelming. It’s a lesson I’ve learned over and over in my life and I am thankfully at […]

Blowing This Sh*t Up!

Blowing This Sh*t Up!

Hi All, Well, I’m going rogue again. August was supposed to be the month of asking for help because – well, you know, Type As are notoriously horrible at that. But then something happened – and it turned our household on end. And then, to […]