This One Holiday Tip Could Save Your Cat’s Life…

Prior to adopting my kitten, Luna, I had some iconic cat images in my head..a cute, pink-tongued ball of fuzz downing food from a dish, a warm purr machine sleeping in a basket. The other image was a cuddly kitty playing with a ball of yarn. They are tender representations of the wild, clownish rascals… Continue reading This One Holiday Tip Could Save Your Cat’s Life…

Gifts I’m Giving This Year!

I’ll keep it short and sweet – here are some of my favorite gifts I’ll be giving this year! This adorable batter bowl!Lululemon leggings. My sister wants these and I’m not happy about the price, but I am happy about getting her what she wants! This farmhouse style Serenity Prayer sign.┬áThis came in the mail… Continue reading Gifts I’m Giving This Year!

7 Tips for Stress-Free Holiday Shopping!

The only problem with the Christmas season? Parking. The line at the grocery store. Budgeting. Greed.┬áSomeone jamming the back of a shopping cart into your ankles. Politely saying that you’re fine and holding back tears. Being shoved by someone’s child. Reconsidering if you want kids to begin with. Asking yourself “what’s the point?”. Rethinking how a Christian holiday got so out of control. Rethinking religion. Rethinking your purpose. Thinking about shaving your head and moving to India to help the underprivileged. You could do that Eat, Pray, Love thing, just like Julia Roberts you tell yourself as a dad grabs the last Easy-Bake-Oven.

Things are changing…

…and they’re changing fast! Today is my first day unemployed! I found out in January that the company I worked for was closing and the day has finally come! While some people might be relieved by the 10 months to decide on what to do next, I saw this as a daunting deadline to figure… Continue reading Things are changing…

A poem I wrote in high school when I thought my emotions were going to kill me…

when did her world become so confusing? she covered her burns, but they kept on oozing went to the doctor, he did a proper fusing she put down her Moleskin after documenting her musings picked up Vogue for some indulgent perusing it told her she was fat, so she started losing who knew the scale… Continue reading A poem I wrote in high school when I thought my emotions were going to kill me…

My Ultimate Autumn Playlist

Here are the songs (some old, some new) that I come back to every autumn.   Idaho – Gregory Alan Isakov Charlie Boy – The Lumineers So Far Around the Bend – The National Learning to Love Again – Mat Kearney River – Leon Bridges Box of Stones – Benjamin Francis Leftwich No New Tale… Continue reading My Ultimate Autumn Playlist