Slow Down? What Does THAT mean…

Ok, recently, I was told I need to SLOW DOWN.  Now, this wasn’t just one person. This was literally EVERYONE I’ve encountered in the last few weeks.  It always takes me back for a second. I think to myself “what do they mean? Like DON’T do stuff for a while?”  I...

HIGH FIVE @ THE FEELS

Each blogger has a unique positioning here at The Daily Feels. We’re all about learning lessons and sharing our blessings, so we created an uplifting, fun, encouraging piece of content that allows us to do that in the form of a high-five. This month, Liv Mazz, “The...

BORN HUNGRY…why sushi is worth crying over.

I’ve always had strong feelings about food. I was born hungry. My memories of food are vivid. Both of my parents cooked. I was a kid, though. I was more interested in TV dinners and the occasional run to McDonald’s – since those things were so rare for us. I...

Fifteen Years in the Making

I can remember it like it was yesterday. I was working full time in the underwriting department at State Farm Insurance, the money was shit, the place was like high school, and I saw no future for me there. The big corporate environment just wasn’t my scene. I was a...

“Thank You For Coming to My Ted Talk”

Every month when I sit down to write my post for The Daily Feels, I try to think of something profound that I can talk about or relate something that will provide some kind of revelatory nugget to anyone who is reading. But you know what I realized? I really am not...

You Plant Potatoes, You get Potatoes

Do you ever wonder where you come from? I mean, scientifically I know where we come from, I would hope we all do, but I’m talking about your personality, your habits, your pet peeves, etc. I’ve always been curious about my relative’s lives before I was a...

Easy Isn’t the Same as Effortless

This month, Kim officially becomes my longest romantic relationship. On August 22, we will celebrate 10 years together (and four years married) on the 10th anniversary of our first date. My second-longest relationship was nine (and a half) years, the last full month...