Cottage Food Law

Most of my friends know this but the internet may not be aware: I love to bake. I regularly make cookies of different sorts for coworkers and friends. My father recently asked me to make him a batch of sugar cookies but leave the colored sugar off the outside because …

Fangirl Problems

Someone asking you what you’re reading while you’re reading fic I get home from work and try to catch up on all the roleplay threads I read on Tumblr. A lot of the time, I have to do it while sitting on the couch in the living room with my …

Building Self Trust

This is a problem I’ve had since childhood. I can’t trust myself with things. It gets to the point where I’m afraid to handle other people’s things because I might drop them and break them. I have a calendar event on my work laptop that goes off every 15 minutes …

Dating Myself

This week, I bought myself roses. I cut them down and put them in a mason jar full of water. I might buy myself some of those colored beads to put in there and make fresh flowers a weekly thing. But the important part is that I saw flowers, pink …

Overcoming Fear

This isn’t about overcoming the fear of being bad. I’m not afraid to suck. What I’m talking about today is the fear of offending people. For instance, I could write about my ex boyfriend whom I found out six months into the relationship was engaged. I’ve been filtering little details …