My lashes are not better than yours. I spend a few minutes each day to make them look better than yours.
Author Archive | Crystal
Make time to spend time with your teen. Tell her you love her. Give him too many hugs. This is not the season to walk in offense. Love when you are rejected and love them when they fail. Love when you really, really don’t want to.
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Turn off the T.V., get off the couch and go EXPLORE. We live in Colorado Springs: vacation destination location. It is so easy to take for granted our purple mountains majesty. I get it…loading the car, unloading the car, sunscreen, hats, tears, changing diapers, our “special” 719 schizophrenic weather– all of it can feel or […]
Raise your hand if you are an OVERTHINKER. Raise your hand if your partner has told you to “stop thinking so much!” Raise your hand if you have no idea how to turn off your mind. Hand! Hand! Hand! I am done with the negative connotations associated with overthinking. Overthinking has become a very bad […]
I never thought in a million years that my life would have taken the twists and turns that it has. I have a big imagination, but I never imagined nor planned on doing this parent thing or life on my own. I never thought I would worry so much or pray so hard. I never knew […]
These words are for the broken woman. I see you, mama, crying at the kitchen sink. These words are for the broken wife. It’s for the woman too busy to even ‘break.’ To the one that is numb, or angry, or sees herself in almost every single mama meme. I just wanted to write you […]
[Discretion: I realize some topics are difficult to discuss, please know that you are able to share this post in messenger] Men’s “health” clinics are popping up all over our state, almost as fast as marijuana shops. Obviously, there is an epidemic that we are not openly discussing. One that is becoming more and more […]
This letter is written to that one woman that one time. To the dear grandmother. And to the woman with the judgmental eyes who I see daily on my trips to the grocery store. This letter is written to the woman who has yet to have a child, but thinks she knows everything about parenting. This […]