Quitting Smoking Day 1

I've been smoking cigarettes for the last 15 or so years. This is half of my lifetime. When I say this out loud, or see it typed here, I am filled with regret. How did I let myself get this far and why? Today I am deciding that enough is enough. It's going to be…

2020 Resolutions #4 & #5: Create Everyday and Try More New Things

2020 is off to an interesting start, and I've already missed several days of blogging due to being sick - yay. I'm a bit off my game this week but I am ready to jump back on this horse and get things going. Today is my last overview post of my 2020 resolutions which seems…

2020 Resolution #4: Shop Small / Fair / Less

Shopping in 2019 was basically not a thing. I told myself I was not allowed to purchase anything new unless it was absolutely necessary, and for the most part I followed that for an entire year. I did buy a couple of things that were necessary and did buy myself nice things a couple times…

2020 Resolutions #2 & #3: Get Outside & Grow That Garden

These next two resolutions go hand in hand - Get Outside and Grow That Garden. Getting outside to me means a few different things. The first of which is stop being such a big baby and enjoy the outdoors, even when it's cold. I don't like the cold much. I prefer to be warm but…

2020 Resolution #1: Dry January + Better Health

Every New Year it seems I am trying harder and harder to make promises to myself to take better care of my body. Last year it was a two week detox from alcohol, smoking and sweets, this year I'm tackling an entire month (well, most of it). It's going to be a challenge for sure,…