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Day 22: 30 days to better health

Today was my first grocery shopping “challenge” for myself, which was to reduce my grocery spending by using what I have in my pantry and shopping for sale items while still eating healthy. 619 more words


When the meaning of a song changes

Being raised on country music, I have heard many love, twangy, sappy, sad, good-ole-country boy songs. As I live my life, those songs have a tendency to change their meaning. 297 more words


Out of my nightmares and into reality

One night before bed in the early Fall of 2013 my husband, a man whom I have loved for going on 16 years, told me that just a few nights before he had allowed himself to get drunk and in doing so to have sexual contact with another woman. 265 more words


So... Mimi Has A Sex Tape?!

I started to hear the proverbial buzz the day before yesterday. Every radio station, online news source, and blog, was talking about it. Those of you who don’t even watch the reality-ratchetness which is Love & Hip Hop Atlanta, have likely even heard about this. 932 more words

Wednesdays With INDIGO

Making It Happen: Closets

Fact: Not being married negatively affects the state of my house.

This is a  follow-up/weekly post  where YOU my blog audience “come home” with me to see if having you here helps me get home improvement projects done. 255 more words


Work in progress

For years now I have been a little uptight and unable to relax, most of this stems from things relating to my marriage.
For various reasons I got so good at telling myself what to feel and how to feel it as a means of protecting myself that when I wanted to just be ‘in the moment’, I couldn’t figure out how to do that… 1,421 more words

Sharon's Story Part 2

Continued from Monday…

Of course, some choices were made with careful thought, and a tremendous weight of uncertainty about what the right decision would be. But that care and concern came WAY too late. 779 more words