Described as one of the top ten most stressful life events, everyone will experience moving at one point in their life, however big or small (voluntary or not). Although there is always a thrill in packing up and starting something new; along usually come some of the frustrations in getting the job done. Coming from […]
Hiking is kinda a love or hate thing. You either love the early wake-up calls, toe blisters, the totally adorable hiking boots, and dirt in every crevice, or you despise it. There really isn’t an in between. I, for one, love hiking. I used to hike maybe once a year with my family to work off […]
Welcome back to another “What I mean when I say…” Today we are looking at a pretty silly topic. What do I mean when I say “I’m athletic”? Surprisingly, this seems to be a controversial topic for me. I’m either met with “Oh, you like exercising” or “What do you lift? How fast do you […]
Backyard gardens were a commonplace in working class Youngstown. In the Depression-era and in strike times, they were an essential for feeding the family, and a help with the grocery budget at other times. And one of the staples of the backyard garden was the tomato patch. I’m thinking of this because my tomatoes are […]
Turns out, it’s harder than I thought.
She was overcome by a wild madness that drove her to tear at the ground and hack at the foliage that threatened to devour the universe. The movement transformed her hands into something resembling the walking dead. A ton of dirt lodged under her fingernails, rested like dandruff in her hair and left long black […]
Diet is 80% of how our body looks but why do we not think more about what we put into our bodies? Suffering from depression I have discovered lots of food that can help alleviate depression, boost energy and help with fatigue. I also know which foods to avoid. So if you want to learn […]