Tag Archives: fargazing

unorganized thoughts

1. I find it interesting that my great-aunt “likes” and comments with positive things on pictures of my cousins drinking, but posts negative comments if I post a pro-choice meme or about wanting another tattoo.  Really? My tattoos are more … Continue reading

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just keep rollin’ along

Life continues at a leisurely sort of pace. I’m down 15lbs now in just over 30 days, due entirely to dietary changes.  I’m feeling really good about that.  I think the most important lesson I’ve learned so far–and this applies … Continue reading

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speedbumps

Sometimes, things are flying along smoothly and beautifully, and then…  BUMP. Today is just one of those days, I suppose.  Nothing specific.  Nothing happened, no one did anything or said anything, nothing didn’t happen…  I’m just having an off-kilter sort … Continue reading

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the loss we all dream of

Okay, not ALL of us.  My husband, for example, would be in real danger if he were to lose any, and, in fact, spends much of his time trying to gain… Weight, of course. Because, you see, I’m fat. Aww, … Continue reading

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returning home

I have been silent here because I have been traveling.  In fact, I am still far from home…  And yet, I’m home.  It’s beautiful. I took a trip to visit my parents.  It was greatly needed, and I was overjoyed … Continue reading

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the little things

Because a little reminder never hurts! This is what I do when I find myself bored or unsatisfied without reason–I remind myself of what I already know.

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a triumph

I’m very surprised.  I was so upset about that job, and I really didn’t think that forcing myself to change perspectives or focus on positives would make me any less upset…  But it really, truly did!   I told myself … Continue reading

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bumps in the road

As I’ve said before, this blog won’t always be happy feel-good stuff.  Because, well, it’s not a motivational blog–it’s a personal blog.  I’m human.  I’m new to this whole ‘fargazing’ philosophy.  I have rough days, too. Today is–I’m struggling not … Continue reading

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15 Things You Should Give Up To Be Happy When looking for happiness, people tend to focus on GETTING:  acquiring, earning, buying, creating.  I think this can sometimes lead to more frustration, because it can be very difficult to ascertain … Continue reading

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a child’s laughter

Yesterday, I unexpectedly picked up my daughter from school.  She typically rides the bus, and this was the first time in a very long time that I had been inside her classroom during normal class hours.  The teachers were just … Continue reading

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