Friday Five: The Last Self-Help Book I Will Ever Do, TV Shows Galore And A Gym Outfit To Please My Inner Goth

This has been what I call a “FEEL ALL THE FEELS” week. Emotionally gritty and draining for a few reasons: job stress, family issues that aren’t mine directly but still hard to bear witness to, usual routines gone to anarchy. Everything’s been kind off for me: exercise, eating, sleep, stress, emotions. Ironically, the least stressful […]

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Friday Four: Re-Watching Gossip Girl, A Concise, Non-Overwhelming and Un-Soul-Crushing Way To Keep Up With 45’s Political Horrors, And A Beautiful Story By Elizabeth Barker

What a rough week! Everyone at home has been sick, including little Budgie. He’s usually a good sleeper, but with second-year molar madness happening and this cold, nights are really long now. I just want to lie in bed and read, but that seems impossible, what with work, family, job and whatever. Here are a […]

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Friday Five: A Mini-Review of Amazon Prime Pantry, The Dang Ed Sheeran Song That Haunts Me And When You Wear Headphones As Earmuffs Because It’s So Cold Out

Oh, man, winter doldrums. I’m feeling them pretty hard this year, mostly because I think I’m still feeling a bit of exhaustion from a busy holiday and New Year’s season — and starting all these new duties at my job — and haven’t had much opportunity to really recover. I’m pooped and feeling very unmotivated, […]

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