LOVE || & They Lived Happily Ever After

I’ve recently been recapturing my youth somewhat and rewatching some of my much loved Disney films.  Y’know, the classic Disneys:  Beauty and the Beast, Lady and the Tramp, Cinderella, The Little Mermaid. I’m of the age that I don’t have time for the new Disney princesses or Disney Pixar films.  I’ve never seen Finding Nemo, I’ve never had an inkling to watch Frozen and all the others make me pull my nose up in disgust. When looking back at Disney films as an adult, the whole “Happily Ever After” premise is met with a pinch/heavy sprinkling of salt.  Not because I wail…

Comparison is the Thief of Joy

Theodore Roosevelt once said that comparison is the thief of joy.   We’re all guilty of comparing ourselves to other people at some point or another. Whether it be our friends, other bloggers, celebrities, a guys ex girlfriend. I’m sure there’s been a time when you’ve looked at another person and compared yourself to them. Comparing yourself to somebody else usually happens in the categories that in your head, you’re going to lose out in. “She’s prettier than me” “her blogs better than mine” “she earns more money than me” “she’s funnier than me” (actually, I’ve never come across that last…

LOVE || Getting Over An Ex

Break ups are hard. If you read my “This Is Not A Love Story” post some breakups play out like the final scene from the Titanic. It’s dramatic, it’s heartwrenching and getting over an ex is bloody well painful. But what comes after the breakup is the healing pains that comes with bidding adieu to someone who has been a part of your life for so long. You’ve laughed and cried together, shared secrets, gotten to know eachothers family and then you just have to act like if you passed eachother in the street you wouldn’t know one another. As…

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