The Pursuit of Happiness Is a Terrible Idea

The Pursuit of Happiness Is a Terrible Idea

*This is a sponsored post, for which I could earn a commission should you make a purchase. Thank you! When our American forefathers penned the Declaration of Independence, citing our unalienable right to the pursuit of happiness, they had the Read More …

Campaign season love. Thanks for shaming me, now I’ll vote like you.

I love campaign season. I also love root canals and live organ donation. I’m not anti-American, or anti-politics. But I am anti -“EVERYONE SCREAMING AT EACH OTHER FOR 18 MONTHS BECAUSE THEY REALLY WANT YOU TO SEE THEIR PERSPECTIVE AND Read More …

Family vacations are a great idea. In theory.

Spring break vacations have begun all over the United States; and for many families, especially those looking to escape the cold, they’ll be venturing to somewhere fabulous to maybe enjoy the sunshine, sleep in late, nosh on seafood, relax with Read More …

Do you ask for what you need? Have you devalued your self worth?

Over the weekend, I was mid-pour on a glass of Cabernet when our cat Lloyd jumped up on the counter and rubbed his face against my hand, causing me to spill wine all over said counter (he may have just Read More …

I don’t like you at all, but I’m still going to need you to be really impressed with me, okay?

Hey there! I’m not feeling terribly well today, so I won’t be writing a new post. But I’m sharing one I wrote back in November that I felt was worth revisiting. Take Care! – Jessica To be yourself in a Read More …

Measles and Vaccines, We Are All Doing the Best We Know How to Do

According to CNN ( http://cnn.it/1K7oldk), the CDC has documented 102 cases of measles in January, causing a media frenzy and once again, dredging up the debate over whether or not to vaccinate. We hear about this topic from time to time Read More …

Is taking care of yourself your last priority?

So, we’re adults. Or at least that’s what we call ourselves (I sometimes need to remind my husband). Most of us have careers, and many of us are parents. We’re busy taking care of everyone and everything…else. Is taking care Read More …