I have a very interesting relationship with food and my body. 4 years ago, I was in the best shape of my life. I was working out regularly and eating pretty decently. I also did not drink nearly as much as I do now. Happy hours were an occasional occurrence. My friends and I had … Continue reading Relationships and Health
I’ve been reading a lot of articles lately about dating and relationships. I came across this one on Forbes “The Return of the Spinster,” from 2015. This article was an interesting read and some of the information was valuable. The article mostly points to be Gen Xers and Baby Boomers being unmarried and childless. It … Continue reading Why I’m tired of Overgeneralized comments about Millenials.
I am reposting this blog post that I had posted a few years ago. This story is the reason I started writing about my dating experience. I have learned you have to have a bit of a sense of humor to be out in the dating world. Luckily, I've had many more bad dates over … Continue reading This Is Why I Blog
Someone recently asked me what it means to be in a romantic relationship with someone. I have to say, I was really thrown off by that question because I had never really thought about it. You have the conversation where you both agree that you are exclusively in a relationship with one another, that person … Continue reading What does it mean to be in a relationship?
I am having a love affair. Not with a person but with a fitness class. BodyCombat to be exact. I know this sounds completely ridiculous, but it has helped me through some difficult moments in my recent history. The first time I went was back in March. I have not missed a class … Continue reading The Power of Excercise
At the end of my last relationship, in one of my exes and my conversations, I stated: "I need a man, someone who is ready to be a grown-up." I feel comfortable sharing this because he completely agreed with me that he had some growing to do and that he wasn't ready for the settled … Continue reading Advice on Love and Relationships from Strangers
Recently, I experienced a very painful break-up. Yes, I initiated the break- up and yes, it was for the right reason. Yes, I questioned myself every single day. It sucked. I cried a lot, I lost a lot of sleep. However, almost a month later I'm starting to see the things I was meant … Continue reading Growth After Break-Ups
I feel I am rather blessed with this fact. There have only been a few points in my life when I have woken up and dreaded going to work (all of those occurrences when I was in retail and hospitality). Those were also signs to me that I needed out of those jobs. Now, don't … Continue reading Confession: I Enjoy Going to Work
2016 is almost winding down and therefore people will be writing their reflections and their resolutions for 2017. I have noticed a theme; most people believe that 2016 was a really terrible year. I disagree and here is why: Some really shitty, scary, horrible things happened this year. That I completely understand. We lost … Continue reading A Thought on 2016
"7 Fast Moves for Flat Abs" "Lean, Strong, Confident One Workout to Sweaty Bliss." "Look Great Beauty Playbook" "Prevent Pounds from Creeping Back" next to another article "Break free from negative thinking." These are just some of the titles of articles from one "fitness" magazine that arrived in my mailbox. By some miracle there is … Continue reading Why I Cancelled all my Fitness Magazine Subscriptions