Category Archives: Life in General

The Force is Strong with This One.

If you don’t already know, I am currently studying at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. It’s a year-long, distance learning program, and when I graduate I will be a Certified Holistic Health Coach. I’m learning a great deal of dietary … Continue reading

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On Time

Hey, remember back in January when I promised to publish two posts a week in 2011? Yeah, not so much. It’s the same old story of lost bloggers everywhere. I got busier, school started to pick up, there aren’t enough … Continue reading

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The Monroe Doctrine

As you may or may not know,¬†an archive was recently released containing never-before-seen excerpts from Marilyn Monroe’s private writings. Some of it is poetry, but most of it was an important element of her psychotherapy (and damn, she had a … Continue reading

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Snow Days

The way I see it, there is one major disadvantage of growing up in a warm climate: no snow days. You never get to experience that rare treat of waking up and finding out you don’t have to go to … Continue reading

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Resolution, Schmes-olution

Helping people to achieve their goals is my business. So, it stands to reason that I also teach people how to set goals they can truly achieve. If I allow a client to pursue an unattainable goal and she fails, … Continue reading

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Thirty-three

Yesterday was my birthday. That’s right — thirty-three years ago, four days after Christmas and two days before New Year’s Eve, the world was graced with my presence. Immediately followed by the blizzard of ’78. Growing up, I have to … Continue reading

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What Happened

Ok. Here’s what happened. I got mad. Real mad. My patience took a hiatus and I let it all in. Let what in, you say? The pressure of having no income, my resistance to a service job, the unavailability of … Continue reading

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Stranger in a Strange Land

(video courtesy of youtube) Ladies aaaaaaand gentleman, step right up! Come see the freak of nature! She’s a personal trainer who actually thinks she can make a living that way! She thinks you have to know what you’re doing when … Continue reading

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Everything I Need to Know I Learned from Halloween

What is this thing that happens to people in October? People get more excited about Halloween than any other holiday. Is it the thrill of pretending to be someone else? To take on a different identity for one night is … Continue reading

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City Girl, Country Girl

Picture this: You are a woman walking home alone from the grocery store just as it’s gotten dark outside. The sidewalk is mostly deserted. About halfway home you notice a figure heading towards you from the opposite direction. As he … Continue reading

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