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Category: Pen and Caffeinated Ponderings

The Elocutions, ponderings, caffeinated addictions, of my mind. In other words, all things writing, coffee, thoughts and opinions.

A Little Mental Check-in and Vaccination

“Yesterday I dared to struggle. Today I dare to win.” ~ Bernadette Devlin Hello Friends! It has been a hot second. I had to take a social media/blogging/ heck life hiatus. It wasn’t intentional, but sometimes the intentional is even more important to listen to then the intentional. I received my first and only (I got J&J, YES THAT) vaccine ….

A Year in the life of a Pandemic

“The pandemic has been such an awful time for so many people around the world, but it has also been a reminder for us about the things that really matter – the people in our lives and the love we have for them.” ~ Ananya Birla One Year I feel like this title is very Gilmore Girls which is one ….

A Beginners Guide to Blogging, Photography, and Influencing: Posing, Editing, and Instagram

“Taking an image, freezing a moment, reveals how rich reality truly is.” ~Anonymous Happy International Women’s Day Framily!  I am so grateful to be surrounded and inspired by such amazing women who support, encourage, and empower me every day. Strength isn’t tearing people, especially women, down but building them up, and today isn’t just about honoring women, but also empowering ….

Friday Favorites: First of 2021

“I have never in my life found myself in a situation where I’ve stopped work and said, ‘Thank God it’s Friday.’ But weekends are special even if your schedule is all over the place. Something tells you the weekend has arrived and you can indulge yourself a bit.” ~ Helen Mirren First Friday Favorites Here we are friends, the FIRST ….

Friday Favs August 2020

“Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend.” ~ Melody Beattie Grateful Framily, I truly am touched and so utterly grateful for the messages ….

The Real Answer to “How Are You?”

“Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.” ~ Barack Obama How Are you? “How are you?” just might be my most detested phrase in society. Don’t get me wrong I use it, because it is considered a ….

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