Tag Archives: Life

Driving Away

I assume that if I think/feel a certain way that’s it’s unlikely I’m alone in that thought/feeling.  “Driving away” is something I don’t talk about with anyone, but I’ve decided “why not air one of my deepest secrets here…in this very public forum” to test my theory that I’m not alone in this thought. There […]

Worry Eating

I know the only reason I should eat is if I’m hungry.  For me, it’s so much harder than it sounds.  I’m not making an excuse…I’m admitting my fault. I can’t remember a time in my life when food was a friend and not a foe.  My parents have always struggled with their weight and […]

Eating Alone

Today I tried to temp three different co-workers into having lunch with me.  Its gray outside and I just felt like sitting down and having a relaxing meal.  It turned out that they were too busy or already had plans. Eating alone is something I’ve become used to.  It’s part of living my life on […]

From Group Travel to Solo Travel

As I mentioned in my introduction post, I travel solo a lot.  But, one of my most recent travel adventures was an organized travel group that included 15 other travelers from six different countries.  It was a new experience for me.  I’ve never traveled with more than just a couple of people.  I found positives […]

Perimeter Introduction

For a long time I’ve had the idea of a blog/book regarding “My Life on the Perimeter”.  It all started several years ago when I heard “you should only purchase food items from the perimeter of the grocery store” eluding to the fact that most of the fresh items are there.  I’m sure the quote […]