This hard, uncomfortable, frustrating, overwhelming, abnormal, really great life

I cried three times yesterday. The first time needs a backstory. We had a group rent the entire villa (the main building of the hostel) yesterday. As part of a private rental we offer charcoal and lighter fluid for the super nice BBQ. I had seen lighter fluid earlier in the week so, silly me, … More This hard, uncomfortable, frustrating, overwhelming, abnormal, really great life

Note to Self 6

There is nothing heroic in pushing yourself past the breaking point. Don’t wait to take time off until you’re crying in the linen closet trying to hold it together long enough to greet the next guest. Don’t empty yourself out before filling yourself back up again. Find ways to pour into yourself, or find ways … More Note to Self 6

2017 Goals

This morning I knocked over my mop bucket, spilling dirty water all over the living room. Then I realized that my stove isn’t broken like I thought it was for the past week, but that the gas line just wasn’t opened all the way. New year, same me. But also, new year, new goals! Well, … More 2017 Goals