Change is not for wussies

There's a reason for my protracted absence in the last three months: I was in the midst of a job change and was in the process of adjusting, finding my footing and proving myself. The new position, in a very challenging but very good company, also placed me in a manager position which meant being responsible …

Quo Vadis, KamikazeeGirl?

Along with the coming of the New Year is the opportunity to take stock of the past year, forgive past transgressions, learn from the failures of yesterday and move on with hopeful plans for the next. In my case, I am approaching 2017 a lot less cynical, a lot more mature and grown up. Suffice …

Wedding Anniversary Staycation at Belmont and Nichols Airport Hotel

Time flies when you're having fun.  I guess the Hubs and I are having the time of our lives since we failed to notice that our lifelong partnership aka marriage has reached its 7th year mark. Yes folks - I have been married that long. While I don't look like I was past my college …

Dispatch from the Bottomless Pit.

I am okay now. Still not at my best, still grieving and yes, still depressed. But I am also convinced that the fact that I am still breathing highlights the fact that I am a strong woman and I can rise again, no matter how hard, how deep I fall.