CHAOS: Charles Manson, the CIA, and the Secret History of the Sixties ~ Tom O’Niell with Dan Piepenbring (2019)

❤️❤️❤️❤️ CHAOS is the True Crime story that you never knew you were looking for. From the opening line “Vincent Bugliosi was on another tirade” to the very last line “”Exactly,” I said”, I was beyond hooked. Focusing on the Tate-LaBianca murders as a jumping off point for his research, O’Neill covers 20 years of … Continue reading CHAOS: Charles Manson, the CIA, and the Secret History of the Sixties ~ Tom O’Niell with Dan Piepenbring (2019)

I Am Unhappy

I have never been this unhappy in my entire life. I have been more depressed. I have been sicker. I have been more anxious. I have felt like a bigger failure. I have never been this unhappy. When I am in the throes of a major depressive episode, I think "I am so tired. Life … Continue reading I Am Unhappy

Fro-Yo Kind of Day!

Double tap if you are happy summer is here!! Like if you are going to be enjoying a cool treat today! My kids can get a bit crazy with filling their cups at Menchie’s, but at least they have dairy-free options and fresh fruit!! #menchies #froyo #frozenyogurt #fruitsbasket #fruititarian #lovelovelovelove #summerdays☀️ #hotoutside #kids #kiddos #kid … Continue reading Fro-Yo Kind of Day!

Happy Birthday, Ty

Happy birthday, Baby Bruvver. “Being confused for my boyfriend since 1999”. 🤣 Seriously, though, I don’t know what I’d do without you. You are the absolute yang to my yin, and I literally cannot remember you not being around, so I honestly don’t know. You are funny, outgoing, and an excellent uncle to my kids. … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Ty

Yesterday

Yesterday my doctor told me that Caregiver Fatigue is real. She explained that in addition to my own very real, and very present, health issues, I am allowed to feel worn out. Yesterday, my brother sent me a meme saying that it’s ok to fall apart, because even tacos fall apart and we still love … Continue reading Yesterday

Beach, Please!

Beach, please!! If you know me, you know there is almost nothing I like more than a good pun. This morning, I missed my fitness class with my friends, but instead of calling it a day, eating a box of double stuffed Oreos, and crawling into bed with my book, I have come back to … Continue reading Beach, Please!

Manifest A Happy Day

Happy Tuesday, you guys!! Tuesday and I have had a very long hate-hate relationship, so I have decided to that from now on, even if Tuesday wants to hate me, I am not paying it mind. I am going to be all about a happy Tuesday and a great day, because you teach people how … Continue reading Manifest A Happy Day

Rainbows

This is a rainbow kind of day. I love that when the weather goes weird, the chance of seeing a rainbow becomes high. It’s hard not to be hopeful when I spend the day looking for rainbows. “My eyes constantly seek the rainbow of my dream and I sometimes fail to be grateful for raindrops … Continue reading Rainbows

Instagram Jail = Unplugging

Happy Saturday! In my zeal to celebrate my creator status after reaching 10K followers, apparently I have “over engaged” and have been blocked from following or liking anything an indeterminate period of time. So, I am going to take this as a sign that it is time for a weekend off and focus on my … Continue reading Instagram Jail = Unplugging

National Doughnut Day 2019

Happy National Doughnut Day!! #raedunn #youvegotthis #doughnuts🍩 #donutday #nationaldoughnutday #nationaldonutday #teatime☕️ #fridaynightin #stayinginisthenewgoingout #tims #timmies #timhortons #applefritter #datenightideas #cancersucks #butdonutsarelife #kalidesautelsreads