Advice from my Assistant Managers for Life

I am the store manager of a multi-million dollar store. I am the boss. I am responsible for 45 people and thousands upon thousands of dollars. I am the youngest manager in my store. (Probably the whole franchise, but who knows?) I have been doing this since I was 21, almost 22. And, if there…

What would it have been like had I not dropped out of college? If I had gone to the popular school in town? Settled? What would it have been like to be graduated at this time? Would I have been any closer to achieving happiness? Yet. I do not find myself feeling extreme regret. I…

Doctors make me Ramble

It is always weird to visit a doctor to try and get yourself tended to. I have embraced the awkward part of adulthood where you call a doctor, make an appointment, battle to get insurance cards, and go to the appointment. I have even accepted the part where you pay the bill and get over…

Resolutions, or wishes?

Here I am. Sharing what is a common trend for this time of year. A new year. New resolutions. New everything, right? I gave up long ago on making resolutions. Now, I simply make wishes. Simple little things that are reasonable and not bound to the year deadline. I stretch out of that box. Jump…

Thankful

Let me jump on this topic in the spirit of Thanksgiving. I know it is not original, yet, I feel the urge to join in on expressing my gratitude. I am thankful for my partner. He is a creature I never imagined having in my life. I never imagined finding someone that supports my insanity,…

5 Things

I have found a few things to do that make me feel slightly better about life and about myself. Just a few things. Some days, they are all I need to get through it all. Brush my hair - I have long, long hair. It goes to the middle of my butt. It is a…

Preparing for Thanksgiving, a ramble

Now, I am not one to celebrate Thanksgiving in the traditional manner. First off, I spend it with my partner. Second off, my partner does not celebrate American holidays, but he appreciates them and tries. So, as you can imagine, this is truly something different, for we both do not really care too much but…

Happy Three Years

My dearest love, Today, three years ago, we went on our first adventure. The first time we were more than simple friends. The first time I finally said yes to a date that turned our relationship to more than just the friendship it was. The first time we were a couple. Before, you were just…