The Magic of Blackberries

At the local farmer’s market this past weekend, blackberries were 99¢, so you know I grabbed a lot of ‘em— hey, I wanna be healthy but I don’t wanna be broke trying to get there. It helps that I absolutely love the bite sized fruit, so I was pretty excited. While sitting at my desk, […]

Full Moon in Gemini… And Beyond

I was shooting for an uneventful weekend… And though I didn’t actually do much, by Sunday I was fucking exhausted. I still haven’t been able to shake this cold/sinus problem I’ve had for like two weeks and my body is in full blown protest mode from all the “Amber — you know damn well this […]

I Don’t Like Me…

So here I am, sitting at work with my Tidal playlist helping me through my reports when K. Michele starts crooning through my earphones and damn near brought a tear to my eye. This song speaks to me on a spiritual level, because I used to be this woman she’s singing about… Hell, somedays I’m […]

Choosing Happiness

I don’t think people understand how powerful perception is. People say all the time that perception shapes reality, but do they have any idea what it means? My quote for the week was from Maya Angelou, and it’s what prompted the last, as well as this post. If you don’t like something, change it. If […]

The Magic of Lemongrass

I’m not sure if it’s obvious yet, but I’m something of an herbal tea fanatic. If I can grind it, pour boiling water over it, and sip it from a mug it probably has a special place in my heart. I guess this is a good thing, especially as I challenge myself to find holistic […]