Long Time, No Talk

Did you miss us during The Daily Feels’ summer break? I definitely missed all of you. To catch you up on what you have missed since we were all last together, my book, It All Began With A Scream, has come out. The response has been crazy. Since being released, it has...

The Pain Matters

Summer of 2021 has officially cruised by us and left us right where we were before we melted into the ease and warmth brought on by its months.  I spent a good amount of time nestled on sandy beaches, surrounded by trees and canyons, basically anywhere I could...

“Where My Friends At?”

I have been extremely lucky to make close friendships with many fellow Mamas. I am part of a neighborhood texting circle of Moms where we share recipes, plan dinners out, joke about frustrating Mommy issues, and warn one another about any impending storms. In a...

The Space Between

There are times that being alone is a Godsend and others when it is a curse.  I feel like I walk between two worlds–the world that I created with a husband–family, community, friends–and the world that has been created in the aftermath–new...

Getting Naked…on my 50th Birthday

There I stood, staring at myself naked in the mirror, on my 50th birthday.  This is somewhat new for me, as I hardly ever look at my body in the mirror and acknowledged all that I am grateful for.  I have always pinpointed something I wanted to change or...

Top Phrases Every Woman Hates to Hear

Look, every man has probably said something during his lifetime that seriously pissed a woman off. Some phrases that men say without any bad intentions can make women feel embarrassed, uncomfortable, and angry. It’s time to stop using these annoying phrases. The...

Let the Commuting Begin! Back to Work We Go…Sort Of.

Chapter 50: Return to work at the Border of Crazy As I rock gently on the hammock swings located on the front porch of my beautiful yellow 142-year-old Victorian vacation home (aka Casa di Amici), I virtually listen to a presentation of our Return to Work plan. As the...

It’s okay to NOT be okay

Hey, Feelers!  Hope you’re having a great summer.  I know I’ve touched on this topic in earlier blogs, but it’s been hitting home lately, and I want to share it again… You know what I’ve learned?  That everything in life is temporary- BUT also that it’s...