Category Archives: exhaustion

Too Much

I am doing too much. This is evident by how swollen my right heel/foot/leg is. It screams slow down, stop doing so much…but I’m not very good at listening. I try, but it’s hard to give my body the breaks … Continue reading

Posted in bits and pieces, blogging, challenges, chronic pain, complaining, depression, emotional, exhaustion, gardening, honesty, living with chronic pain, me, musings, pain, parenthood, personal, words, writing | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Rising Above

It seems like each day, I face a torrent of different challenges and emotions. Each challenge envokes a different emotion from me. I could choose to wilt under the pressure, to bury my head in the sand and “give up” … Continue reading

Posted in anxiety, bits and pieces, blogging, challenges, chronic pain, depression, emotional, exhaustion, feelings, frustrations, happenings, heaviness, honesty, living with chronic pain, me, MHE, musings, my life, parenting, personal, struggles, the blah blah blah, tough stuff, uncensored, updates, verbal diarrhea, words, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Don’t forget to spew your negative opinions!

You know how you could be really super excited about something, and then someone comes along and just craps all over it? They could mean well, but they hardly ever come across that way. Let’s talk about me for a … Continue reading

Posted in bits and pieces, blogging, depression, drama, embarrassing myself, exhaustion, feelings, frustrations, honesty, just thoughts, living with chronic pain, MHE, musings, personal, uncensored, verbal diarrhea, words, writing | Tagged , , , , | 14 Comments

Exhale

Parenting can be…a challenge. Contrary to what they (the media, society, your Facebook friends) say…it’s not all sunshine and rainbows. Sometimes, it downright sucks and is so bloody difficult that you can’t help but want to rip all your hair … Continue reading

Posted in challenges, clearly TMI, day to day stuff, embarrassing myself, emotional, exhaustion, frustrations, heaviness, momlems, motherhood, musings, on struggles, parenthood, parenting, personal, potty training, ranting, the difficult, trial and error, ugly cry, um what?, uncensored, updates, verbal diarrhea, words | 7 Comments

When It’s Quiet

It’s a strange thing, feeling this divided. Split in two…incomplete. For the most part, I can shuffle through my daily tasks and to-do list. It’s the quiet moments that it catches me, that feeling of being divided. Almost like feeling … Continue reading

Posted in anxiety, bits and pieces, blogging, challenges, confessions, day to day stuff, depression, emotional, exhaustion, feelings, happenings, health/medical, heaviness, homesick, honesty, hopes, how we do, insecurities, life lessons, Matt, me, MHE, musings, my life, personal, real talk, reality, reflecting, telling stories, thankful, the difficult, updates, us, verbal diarrhea, words, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mentally Constipated

I’m mentally constipated right now. I have so many ideas, but for some ridiculous reason…they just won’t come out. Not how I want them to, anyway. I feel like I have writer’s block in pretty much everything. So, essentially…there is … Continue reading

Posted in blogging, challenges, depression, exhaustion, happenings, hard stuff, honesty, musings, personal, uncensored, updates, verbal diarrhea, words, writing | Tagged , , , , | 11 Comments

The Pressure to “Do It All”

Motherhood means something different for every mother, but I think we all can agree on one thing…there is a tremendous amount of pressure in motherhood. Pressure to do things just right so you won’t end up damaging the innocent little … Continue reading

Posted in anxiety, bits and pieces, blogging, breaking free, challenges, chronic pain, confessions, conflicted, depression, exhaustion, fears, feelings, figuring it out, happenings, health/medical, heartache, heaviness, honesty, insecurities, lately, MHE, mom guilt, mom life, mom to mom, momlems, momsters, moody, motherhood, musings, personal, ranting, reality, the bad, the blah blah blah, the difficult, the future, thoughts, tough stuff, trial and error, um what?, uncensored, updates, verbal diarrhea, words | Tagged , , , , , , , | 8 Comments