January 25, 2017 theadventuresofdd 1Comment

Gooooddddd morning/afternoon/night – whatever time you’re reading this ūüôā It’s been a rough couple of weeks, with a lot of negative vibes roaming around, it’s easy to feel depressed or hopeless. I think it’s time to divert energy into something that will generate positive vibes – Self Love and Self Care! It’s important o love yourself. As most of you know, I have a lot going on. I am always going in a bajillion different directions, and being the optimist I am, ¬†I¬†tend to overestimate the amount of time it takes to do things.¬†I often take on many¬†deadline driven projects…

January 16, 2017 theadventuresofdd 1Comment

Today is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and it’s an important day in the history of our nation. It’s important that we remember the¬†legacy of Dr. King and his hard work in uniting the people. I typically post a quote as my status on facebook, but I recently came across a page which has a large library of quotes attributed to Dr. King that I enjoyed reading. I decided to pull some that resonated with me, as I, like many of you, need some positive inspiration in this time where lots of things are unknown. “In a real sense, all…

January 16, 2017 theadventuresofdd 6Comment

So – anyone who knows me, KNOWS I am not a morning person. It is NO SECRET. My good friends know to tell me that they want me somewhere 15 – 30 minutes prior to when they actually¬†want me there. As long as I wake up on time, it works like a charm. Key words being “As long as I wake up on time”. ¬†As I sit here starting to write this, it’s because I have some extra minutes this morning because of a failed morning workout plan. (Hey – I got up. Baby steps.) For as long as I…

January 6, 2017 theadventuresofdd 1Comment

“OH, You’ve got this!” Those words are like nails on a chalkboard for me. And yet, I’ve said them twice today. Maybe three times….but I meant them!! they came from a good place. and I truly believe that the people that I expressed those thoughts to – HAVE IT UNDER CONTROL and are totally doubting themselves. ¬†I know when people say it to me, they believe that I have it under control, but honestly, I feel like it’s like telling someone who’s irate to calm down. ¬† ( I WILL NOT CALM DOWN!!! hahahaha.) And sometimes I might be slow…