Tusen Takk Norge

***delayed posting***   I guess I should spend a few words on Norway considering I leave tomorrow. I feel like I am a broken record on repeat, but I can't quite wrap my head around the fact that tomorrow I am leaving. Done, not back in two weeks after a little holiday. There are so … Continue reading Tusen Takk Norge

“When Your Mother Says She’s Fat”

I do not feel this way towards my mother specifically, but I do think this applies to females who were influential in my life. I know I have seen this process in action affecting the views of impressionable young minds seeking guidance from others. Mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, teachers, peers, friends....role models....we don't always think … Continue reading “When Your Mother Says She’s Fat”


“Not all those who wander are lost.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring (first photo: something I stumbled upon years ago and saved on my old hard drive so I cannot give accurate credit, but it is not my creation. second image: from Yours Truly, Melissa)