These reminders aren’t just for people with children.
I guess I’m supposed to be wiser now. After all, I’m 40.
We use phrases like “they love me in their own way” or “deep down, he means well”…
The problem was that I was seeing my life as a movie.
Slime-making is basically when you spend $30 on supplies to make a handful of sticky goo that you could buy for 50 cents in the vending machines as you leave the supermarket.
When it comes to making yourself a better person, the only expiration is the day you die.
Once you let go of the notion that only certain people in certain spots in your life can be designated as family members, the world feels more inclusive than ever before.
Being tired as a grown up is a sign that you matter. You’ve created a life where you’re needed.
You’re not perfect. You’re not awful. You just are.
It was as if my body was sounding an alarm.