Women

Child-free and Guilt-free: Surviving the Cult of Motherhood

Trust me, I get why women want children. From a young age, we’re told that it’s the end all be all of our lifetimes. Some people may feel that they need the extra motivation, and some people may feel that they got done everything they needed to before children. And of course there are biological… Continue reading Child-free and Guilt-free: Surviving the Cult of Motherhood

Creativity

Writing: Keep a Journal

Blogging isn't for everyone. It takes a lot of transparency to run a blog, as well as a willingness to share your personal struggles- at least if you run a personal blog like I do. While there are things that I don't choose to share- mental health struggles, regular health struggles, some of my more… Continue reading Writing: Keep a Journal

Living with Celiac

Comfort Food- How Cooking Fuels My Creativity.

So if you've seen any of my previous posts, or even my archive, then you know that I post recipes. Living with celiac has forced me to become acquainted with the kitchen, and by reading recipe blogs, I eventually learned how to experiment, whether it be with classic favorites like spaghetti, or branching out and… Continue reading Comfort Food- How Cooking Fuels My Creativity.

Women

I hate Candids

I hate candids. I never look good in them. I see people take them and post them on social media all the time, and I always ask myself how? Other people are so dang cute! It can really grind on my self esteem. As a women's liberationist, I feel ashamed of my aversion to candids,… Continue reading I hate Candids

Creativity

Insecurities Galore!- How can I ever cope?

Being an artist (of two forms in my case) comes with it's limitations- mostly the subjective form of art. Some will love it, some will be critics, and let's face it, no one will ever "get it" as much as you do. Maybe that sounds pretentious, but parents know their children better then any of… Continue reading Insecurities Galore!- How can I ever cope?