Day 26 of My Midlife Sabbatical

As I start to plan my return back home, I asked my therapist for help. I have a good solid morning routine in place, which also involves a night time plan for the next day. This will ensure my mood stays lifted. I have realized above all things that I need to balance my input…

Day 23 of My Midlife Sabbatical

Today I have a chiropractic appointment. I have learned so much about my body and how to keep it away from potential injuries. It’s been so beneficial and different than I expected so I share a little of that here. I also share a very limited knowledge, tutorial on how to use make up on…

Day 21 of My Midlife Sabbatical

After work I got to attend a cocktail party. This time Prismlifestle.co hosted a “sip & sound” event. It was full of small gestures of self care that the attendees could participate in, including Foot Massage, Nail adornments and tiny tattoo’s. The food and cocktails were delicious and we were blessed with another sound bath….

Midlife Sabbatical Move in Day

Well I did it, I made a really hard, independent decision to move out of my family home and away from my love of 27 years, to get some uninterrupted me time. My ADHD has gotten the better of me and my past life and traumas have gotten me to a place where I do…

25 years worth of Dates and Ideas

Boyd and I met after I had been previously married. As newlyweds and parents of a 4 and 5 year old, we had to make “date night” a priority because we hadn’t actually been on dates prior to our marriage. Anyone with kids knows, they will suck 100% of your attention giving the opportunity, so…

Tips for the Organized Hoarder

My mum still lives in the same house I grew up in. I’m pretty sure it’s about 1,000 sq ft with 3 bedrooms and one bathroom. She’s very tidy and her place is well maintained. but i’m always so surprised when she can pull out some random thing from my childhood and know exactly where…

Pinterest Parties

When I was very young, a birthday party mean’t fun and games, yummy food and a chance to dress up fancy. We lived for them. It was so exciting when someone walked into school clutching their little bundle of invitations and lo and behold, one of them was for you. Most of the time it…

F* Getting Older

Approaching big birthdays can be so awful but it’s a great opportunity to take a look at where you are and where you may wish to make changes.

Be a Cheerleader – to your friends

First, a little Kingdom to State Comparison I was at the side line to my sons first American Football Game in High School, where they, as the Junior Varsity (B Team) were going to get their behinds handed to them by the Varsity (A Team). It was crazy fun, with stadium seating, huge flags, concessions…