I watched this movie last night, fast-forward watched it really, and only because Keanu Reeves and Winona Ryder are such beautiful creatures. My favorite line from the movie: "You can't die from jumping out of a basement window." Translation - take a chance, live fully.
I want to sell all of my belongings and move to Montgomery, Alabama. Montgomery expanded my heart. I visited over Martin Luther King, Jr. Day weekend and plan to go back next year. I had been wanting to go to the "Lynching Museum," officially known as the National Memorial for Peace and Justice and the … Continue reading Visiting Montgomery, Alabama
From You are a Badass: "The only questions you ever need to consider when making decisions about your life are: Is this something I want to be, do, or have? Is this going to take me in the direction I want to go (not should go)? Is this going to screw over anybody else in … Continue reading Decision making deconstructed
February 2, 2019 Chapter 6 Whys for getting rich: I want to be able to travel whenever I want to see family whenever I want and have them see each other as well. I want to be able to spend my life cultivating joy, like becoming fluent in Korean, becoming skilled in piano, raising a … Continue reading You Are a Badass at Making Money
dear god, please give me courage and strength to be kind to others, to put their well-being and hearts above of my own selfishness. dear god, please give me discipline, to do self-care, to work the Steps, and to love myself, so i can better love others. i ask you this, god, please, help me. … Continue reading a prayer
October 17, 2018 Mantras Action words: tackle, accept, grow, learn, love, forgive, face, let go, relax, dream, dance Value words: honesty, integrity, growth, love, dreams, family, curiosity, intrepidness, truth, faith, abundance, forgiveness, self-love, respect, kindness, patience, reliability Goal words: strong, powerful, big, self-love, fun, joy, travel, commitment, home, health, speed, faith, self-trust, confidence, language Mantras: … Continue reading Pretty Intense
I am in love with reading right now. There is a line in Cutting for Stone where the character talks about retiring to catch up on reading. Yes. I get that. I am reading a couple of different books right now: Cutting for Stone, 21 Days to Heal Your Life, Pretty Intense, and Eat That Frog. Cutting … Continue reading Bibliotherapy
(This seems so silly.) DAY 1 I want to like you. I want to really learn to love you. Let's go for it and really have some fun. I'm learning to really like you. I'm learning to really love you. I'm willing to learn to love you, Susan. I'm willing to learn to love you. … Continue reading Day 1: Mirror work – I want to like you.
I am feeling optimistic this week. Our big, annual meeting went off without a hitch. I can think of so many things I did wrong, but no one died, and plenty of people showed up a week post-Florence. I am feeling grateful for that, for my board, for my team, for my sponsor, for Ginger … Continue reading I am feeling optimistic.
Chantal asked if she could give me some feedback Friday night after the meeting. She said basically it sounds like I have some serious abandonment issues. Not for nothing, there is a reason I have struggled for so long in my relationship with Steve, stay or not stay. Sit with that. Try to understand what … Continue reading Friday night kindness