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  • Awww Shucks Y’all…

    Breathe in.  Focus on your breath.  Breathe out.  Whooosh.  What am I doing?  Oh hi there.  Nothing.  People are trying to make me cry and stuff…but like that... Read more

    Posted on 19 December 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Moody Monday…

    I don’t know what’s going on over at your house as it gets closer to Christmas, but at my house, well, let’s just say we could use some positive thoughts,... Read more

    Posted on 15 December 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Daring Greatly…

    drowqueen:I really like this post…read more:) Originally posted on The Burned Hand: Last year, I wrote this post called Baggage Claim. If you have not heard of... Read more

    Posted on 15 December 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • The Color of Me…

    drowqueen:Take a peek into the life of a teacher working with children from poverty. Originally posted on The Burned Hand: In my previous posts on the... Read more

    Posted on 13 December 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Irritations…

    I don’t know when it became acceptable for others to simply do whatever they feel like doing at any given time, speak to you however they feel or act however... Read more

    Posted on 09 December 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Guest Blogging…

    Hey everyone, I am appearing as a “guru” this week. Isn’t that a fun word to say? Guru. “Sheila Burke is an inspirational and spiritual author and the founder... Read more

    Posted on 06 December 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Cyber Motivational Monday…

    I know you have 125 e-mails or more today, so why not add something to that.  I am feeling really inspired and might possibly be launching the blog as a web pag... Read more

    Posted on 01 December 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Diary…

    drowqueen:Just a little food for thought as you look at the news…it is bad for all. There are no sides. Originally posted on The Burned Hand: When I started thi... Read more

    Posted on 25 November 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Alternatives to Tech for Your Kids…

    I suppose, to a certain degree, I am old school. We have over complicated things in a big way. Take Facebook for example. I was having a conversation with my... Read more

    Posted on 24 November 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • The Open Gate…

    While I have been thinking about this post for a few days, I have not written it. There are many reasons it needs to be written…I think someone else wants to... Read more

    Posted on 21 November 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Motivational Monday…

    Sometimes I meet people and I think, if only there was a way I could change their thoughts. Well, the truth is, they have to want to change their thoughts. Read more

    Posted on 17 November 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Heal Me Now…

    Do you ever have one of those conversations with yourself about getting better? What about doing things in life? Lately, I have been saying a few things over an... Read more

    Posted on 16 November 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Tears of Thanks…

    So here’s the deal.  You don’t know me other than this blog, but I am the real deal. Everything I say on here has happened…I decided to update the fan page... Read more

    Posted on 11 November 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Motivational Monday…

    Hey y’all!  Guess what?  People seem to like me!!  I have friends:)  So this weekend was a certain erm birthday.  My husband isn’t known for planning things. ... Read more

    Posted on 11 November 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Fappiness…

    I feel like  I need to give you permission to be honest with yourself.  So there it is.  You have my permission (like you needed it, but anyway, you have it). Read more

    Posted on 05 November 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • 30 Days of Thankfulness…

    Last year at this time, I wrote all about my past teaching experiences, but I didn’t tell all the stories. I think sometimes people go about their day-to-day... Read more

    Posted on 02 November 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • My Break up with Sugar and Gluten…

    FYI…I originally wrote this for a magazine, well actually an e-zine that has published me before, but I am not sure if they actually published this piece, and... Read more

    Posted on 30 October 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Motivational Monday…

    It’s hard to write a Motivational Monday post when all you can think of is how un-motivated you are when in pain. But that being said, I got up just as I... Read more

    Posted on 27 October 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Restorative Yoga…finding My Place

    I was afraid my body was not ready for this class.  In fact, after taking the beginner yoga class, I waited weeks before coming back in to give it another go. Read more

    Posted on 21 October 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • 1998 Lingers On…

    drowqueen:Just a look at some of the beginnings of my blog… Originally posted on The Burned Hand: So, I can’t recall all of the diseases I was tested for at thi... Read more

    Posted on 20 October 2014 SELF EXPRESSION