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Facing Internal Battles

Taking the Time to Answer That Old Question, "Who Am I?" Photo by Jhonis Martins from Pexels Follow my writing journey on Instagram @putintowords_withlee or my blog at put-into-words.com. I am back from my writing hiatus. The desire to write has crossed my mind every day, this was not a simple case of writer's block. Fact is, I was tired of… Continue reading Facing Internal Battles

Health, Life, Uncategorized

I Can’t Watch TV Without Eating!

Is Breaking the Snacking Habit Necessary? Follow my writing journey on Instagram @putintowords_withlee or my blog at put-into-words.com. Making healthy choices is usually easy for me. I love the gym, I like eating healthy food and sprinkling in the occasional treat or restaurant. My weakness is nighttime. The late night hungies is what my family calls it. Knowing… Continue reading I Can’t Watch TV Without Eating!

Family, Forgiveness and Guilt, Health, Life, Marriage, Self-Growth, Self-love, Uncategorized

How to Care for Yourself without Feeling Guilty

Tips for Guilt Free Self-Care Follow my writing journey on Instagram @putintowords_withlee or my blog at put-into-words.com.  Photo by bruce mars from Pexels Growing up, I witnessed my mother give everything to her children. She worked to keep us in school, with nice clothes and good food. My parents are the definition of good parents. I feel so blessed and a… Continue reading How to Care for Yourself without Feeling Guilty

Life

That’s Apartment Living

Follow my writing journey on Instagram @putintowords_withlee or my blog at put-into-words.com.  Photo by sk from Pexels Weeknight college parties, booze all around. Music pulsing through the walls. That's apartment living. 1 AM infant cries, every two hours like clockwork. Newborns screaming bloody murder. That's apartment living. Dog shit right outside your door, tracked onto your carpet floor. Vicious howls while… Continue reading That’s Apartment Living

Health, Life, Self-Growth, Self-love

Sidewalk Anxiety

Simple Situations that Keep You from Going Out Follow my writing journey on Instagram @putintowords_withlee or my blog at put-into-words.com. Photo by Brett Sayles from Pexels I have a vivid memory from elementary school, waiting in the car while my father talked to my teacher. I remember watching my dad walking towards the car in his distinct purposeful gait. My dad has… Continue reading Sidewalk Anxiety