Anxiety, Humor, Menopause

Headaches, Heartaches, and Fear

During my perimenopause, I became a pretty negative person. As a result of my near constant pain, I grew resentful. I became numb to emotions like happiness and optimistic outlooks like hope. I'd wake up every day afraid to be optimistic for fear of being rewarded with a headache later. As if the Universe was… Continue reading Headaches, Heartaches, and Fear

Anxiety, Humor, Life, Menopause

Podcast Episode Five- Guest Star and Real Talk about Migraines & Anxiety

A few things.... In the podcast I mention that certain migraines which give me panic attacks would occur once a month; that's beside my several times per week migraines that would also occur. Also, my "guest star" and I previously recorded this over the weekend. I am thinking about possibly having one podcast per week… Continue reading Podcast Episode Five- Guest Star and Real Talk about Migraines & Anxiety

Anxiety, Humor, Life, Menopause

Universe-Ism #2 -Pity Party for Zero

For most of my life, I had the crazy fear that if I told of something I wanted to do, I would fail at it. For example, if I said, “My blog will be successful!”, it would mean unequivocal failure. Because by asserting it, I was being overly confident and thus willing myself to fail. I… Continue reading Universe-Ism #2 -Pity Party for Zero

Anxiety, Blogging, Holidays

What a Year

That’s the understatement of the century. Normally, bloggers like to make an end of the year wrap-up to review what took place over the previous 12 months. Do YOU want to discuss it?    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h9bxHt7yDMo   Even though it was a tough year, there were some milestones reached in my world. I turned 50 in… Continue reading What a Year

Anxiety, Favorite Things, Humor, Life

Things to Be Grateful For When It’s Just Really Hard to Be Grateful

It is so hard to find the good anymore, isn't it? Even I, the Universe whisperer as of late, have days where I want to squirt the entire Hershey syrup bottle into my mouth and call it a damn day. So I came up with this list. Knowing that I won't be sitting at a… Continue reading Things to Be Grateful For When It’s Just Really Hard to Be Grateful

Anxiety, Humor, Life, My Book, Nonsense, Tater Tots

Screw It, I’m Eating Tater Tots-Episode 16

I used to call each month of tater tots posts "part 1, part 2, and so on" but I have decided going forward that I would like them to be called episodes. That way I can say, "on this episode of Screw it, I'm eating tater tots"...... I just love that I feel like my… Continue reading Screw It, I’m Eating Tater Tots-Episode 16