The shrill sound of the alarm clock pulled out Mavis out of sleep. Only one thought passed through her mind this morning as she woke up. It was a very strong and assertive: No. She did not want to wake up. Groggily, she groaned and twisted to turn the stupid shrilling beep off, catching sightContinue reading “Count-Down”

A Guide to Confrontation

Somehow, despite all of my anxiety, I’ve always been good at confronting people. However, I’ve never really needed to confront someone until I was promoted. This is when I realized that other people aren’t as comfortable with confrontation. Often times, a barista would come to me and ask me to talk with someone else aboutContinue reading “A Guide to Confrontation”

How To Let “It” Go

Too many times have people told me that I was “high-strung” and needed to let “it” go. I couldn’t count how many times someone told me that my life would be so much easier if I’d just forget about it and move on. The fact is, I put too much weight into the things thatContinue reading “How To Let “It” Go”

Fluffy Cream Cheese Omelets

Prep Time: 5 minutes      Cook time: 10 minutes       Serving size: 1 serving You’ll need: Small bowlThree large eggsA pinch of Baking Soda Salt and Pepper to tasteMedium Pan Cooking Spray2 table spoons of Cream Cheese, chopped1/3 cup Shredded Cheese A handful of Green Onions, chopped1/3 Bell Pepper, chopped How to do it: InContinue reading “Fluffy Cream Cheese Omelets”


There truly is nothing like taking I-25 down into Albuquerque, New Mexico in the middle of summer, I thought bitterly.   This drive always brought back memories from when I was a kid. Partially because my dad and I always took this road out of New Mexico when traveling, but also because it never changes.  The sunContinue reading “I-25”