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Charlie & The Quill

Dear Mommy Friend

Dear Mommy Friend, Inspired by one of those mom days where nothing’s been going right for the last few weeks and the future looks bleak. Written on a day where I’m in a good headspace, otherwise, this post would also look bleak. How are…

January 14, 2018
Charlie & The Quill

Being Happy Every Morning

When Jan 1, 2017 rolls around and I open my eyes, I want to wake up happy. My goal of being happy every morning is an elusive one but one I think I can reign in if I try hard enough. I don’t even…

December 30, 2016
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Dealing with the Seasonal Affective Disorder

Winter is upon us here in the Pacific Northwest! It’s already snowed, the temperatures are struggling to stay above 40F, and our Christmas tree is up! Aside from all the lights and presents lurks a monster that many of us struggle with this season.…

December 10, 2016
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Coping with Death

Coping with death, what a way to get this off to on right foot. This is probably going to be my most morbid post but I’ll tell ya, it felt good to get it all out. The tricky thing with death is that we…

November 16, 2016
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Best Excuses for Failing at Life

Who wants to live the best life possible but all you do is make the best excuses for failing at life? My husband seems to think I make a lot of excuses, but I’m not sure who he’s comparing me to because my excuses…

September 16, 2016
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How to Beat Performance Anxiety

It’s been an exciting and busy few months lately and hence a bit of MIA-ness on my personal ramblings! I am excited, humbled, and proud to share that I am the new Managing Editor and Resident Health Advisor at TERIMIYAHIRA.COM- an editorial where we…

September 10, 2016
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Tales from the Emergency Room

Tales from the Emergency Room – Viewer’s Discretion Advised: Not written to insult the seriousness of hospital visits. Not written for sympathy votes either. Written as a way to practice some healthy coping mechanisms in the face of a stressful event, i.e. positive interpretation,…

August 9, 2016
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Sense of Worth

If BEAUTY is about self-esteem, self-appreciation, self-love, then self-worth is part of this conglomerate of self-[insert cool word]. Also, you’re going to need coffee for this saga. This might be a relatable story- one in which you may either end up hating me as…

July 15, 2016