Tuesday morning thoughts – I might be a vampire

Well the good news is I’m all caught up on sleep for now. The bad news is – I’m wide awake at 1:30 am eating chicken tender and fries from the deli. Man, these are more delicious than anything I’ve ever ordered from restaurants. And for half the cost too. I tried making it healthy…

Goal Setting: Making goals for 2021 “checklist”

Well, here we are on the first day of 2021. I always find the start of a new year to be exciting. While I’m not one for resolutions, I think January is a good time to reflect on what you want to accomplish during the year. It’s a great time to write down a plan….

Sunday Morning Mood – missing the mountains

Short post today. I’m waiting for my laundry to finish so I can get dressed and gone for church this morning. No, I’m not a religious person. But most of you know by now that this is my only way to connect with my Danish family and friends and learn about my heritage. It’s also…

Self-care: be kind to yourself

Someone asked this question on reddit today about how to cope with anxiety. I thought given everything that is going on in the world today – I’ll share some of my ways to help with my own anxiety problems. I’m currently not on medication for the anxiety. I never liked the way anti-depressants made me…

Monday Mood: In quiet contemplation

Today would have been my parents 52nd wedding anniversary. I was looking at their wedding photos and my dad – I have never seen him smile like he did that day. He hasn’t smiled like that in a long time. I am seeing him on Wednesday for the first time since lock down began. This…