Tagged with " family"
Voodoo Butterfly Release
By     |    Oct 22, 2014
Posted in: Books, Bucket List, Family, Paranormal, Publishing, Romance, Spirit Lady, Writing     |    4 Comments

Voodoo Butterfly Release

Almost six years ago, while visiting New Orleans with my family, I dreamed about a woman who had the power to change evil people good. In that dream, I also envisioned a plague of monarch butterflies descending upon Saint Louis Cathedral in New Orleans. Millions of the orange and black winged creatures swirled in the air and covered the entire cathedral. The dream woke me and would not let me fall […]

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Our Malaysian Indian American Dream
By     |    Jul 3, 2014
Posted in: Spirit Lady, Travel     |    2 Comments

Our Malaysian Indian American Dream

My husband, though now Christian, was raised Hindu in the Muslim country of Malaysia. Ha! Does that make your head spin? In this week’s post, I’m going to take you with me to the foreign land of Malaysia. To the country where my husband lived before pursuing his American Dream with me. Malaysia is a modern country and an amazing place to visit. The food is INCREDIBLE...just ask Anthony Bourdain. The scenery […]

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Top 8 Practical Ways to Make #LikeAGirl A Great Thing
By     |    Jul 1, 2014
Posted in: Family, Parenting, Sandwich Lady, Sports, Strong Girls and Women     |    2 Comments

Top 8 Practical Ways to Make #LikeAGirl A Great Thing

There’s been a rather disturbing video going around Facebook and Twitter the last couple days. It’s an ad by Always, and it’s showing how the words #LikeaGirl often give a negative connotation. I have posted the video below, but if you don’t want to take the time to watch it (although it’s powerful and only 3 min. long), basically, there are girls probably in high school that the narrator asks […]

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Stress Busters for Moms and Writers: Spirit
By     |    Mar 27, 2014
Posted in: Family, Health, Parenting, Religion, Spirit Lady, Writing     |    6 Comments

Stress Busters for Moms and Writers: Spirit

In this series I’ve covered ways to deal with stress in your  body and mind, so this week we’ll finish up with de-stressing your spiritual side. It doesn’t really matter what your religious background is or even if you have a religion at all. We, as humans, have a spirit/soul/something that makes us more than just biological tissues with a brain. If you don’t feed your soul, all kinds of […]

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Writers Funk!
By     |    Mar 20, 2014
Posted in: Busy Lady, DIY & Crafts, Editing, Family, Health, Parenting, Uncategorized, Writing     |    4 Comments

Writers Funk!

It happens right? Well, I haven’t been in this depth of funk in a long time. I have a ton of ideas running around in my head, but still can’t arrange them into words. It’s so frustrating! I am sure many of you have been where I am now and possibly have some advice; I would love to hear it. I’m a writer, so maybe writing down why I’m in […]

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Stress Busters for Moms and Writers: Mind
By     |    Mar 6, 2014
Posted in: Family, Health, Parenting, Spirit Lady     |    7 Comments

Stress Busters for Moms and Writers: Mind

Most of my friends would say I’m pretty zen but I definitely have my bad days. Or, ahem, weeks. This winter the weather has been terrible and I’m dealing with my own bout of the winter blahs so this post is a good reminder of what I need to do too. Here are my top tips for recharging your mind and getting your zen back. Spirit Lady’s Top Tips for […]

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Stress Busters for Moms and Writers: Body
By     |    Feb 20, 2014
Posted in: Aging, Family, Spirit Lady, Writing     |    10 Comments

Stress Busters for Moms and Writers: Body

Have the planets aligned in a certain dysfunctional pattern or is the winter blahs just hitting everyone harder this year? My peeps are seriously stressed. I swear if I hear “polar vortex” one more time I’m gonna karate chop the TV. Whatever the reason for everyone’s depression, lack of energy, and overall bad mood, I thought it would be the perfect time to pep you up with some of my […]

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