Losing a friend

It's recently become apparently to me that a very dear friendship of mine is slipping away. Originally weakened by time and distance, we'd try to visit each other about once a year and whenever we would reunite, it would always be a fun time. I thought we were ok. I know my introversion can cause [...]

Respect thine enemy (they hate that)

As an introvert (read: deep thinker and over-analyzer) and a moderate (politically), I'm so tired of watching people on the left and the right fight with each other. Seriously, it's like watching my dog and cat try to communicate with each other but at least they can actually tolerate each other in a peaceful manner. [...]

Cheers to the flipping weekend

Happy Friday, friends! This evening, I'm going to my parents' for the weekend. It'll just be me, no hubs. Originally, he had plans where the guys would come over and they'd all play video games but that fell through, unfortunately. I thought it would be really nice for my introverted self to get out of [...]

Caffeine withdrawal?

Going to bed last night at 10:30pm was really successful. I was watching a tv show on my iPad while being mindful of the time and as soon as the clock struck 10:30, I turned it off and started my going-to-bed routine. I'm still really tired and I'm not entirely sure why but I decided [...]

Waking up early is hard

Starting an early-to-bed routine on the night that Game of Thrones airs was perhaps not my best of ideas. I failed at this. Instead of getting ready for bed at 10:30pm, my husband and I started watching Game of Thrones at 10:30pm. Oops. Then I made matters worse by continuing my usual late-night Netflix watching [...]