Dear just turned 25 year old Dana, You just met your best friend. The man who you'll fall deeply in love with, marry, and one day hope and pray to have a family with. He's a man who will look at you like the prince looks at the princess in those Disney fairy tales you love.… Continue reading Dear Self… (Lovey Dovey Edition)
Throughout this year (and hopefully beyond), I want to share some things I might discover along the way... email subscriptions, articles, blogs, books (regular and audio), quotes, songs (oh, so many songs!). Some things I come across just really resonate with me. Top of my book list, is last year's find "The Happiness Project by… Continue reading If You Can’t Find Something… CLEAN UP.
But let me back up. A lot has happened in the almost 3 weeks since our last catch-up! If you remember, my last blog post was a few days after our IVF consultation and we were told we needed to wait on the insurance authorization. I refuse to go into complete detail, as it involved… Continue reading Let the Games Begin!
Knock, knock. Who’s there? Orange. Orange who? Orange you going to read this blog post? (Oh, come on... I at least deserve a smile and an eye roll for that... LOL) Our first New Year's Eve together, my boyfriend (now husband) made a resolution for 2013 to "make me the happiest I've ever been" (he… Continue reading Laugh. EVERY Day.
I find that, for me, it's easier to keep a resolution if I don't make one. Specifically, anyway. One of the mental forms of self-care is recognizing and dealing with stress. This has become especially important for me, as we continue to go through infertility treatments. Nothing says stress like putting out thousands and thousands… Continue reading It’s all in your head…