To the barista that saves my sanity

Family, Introverts, Mental Health

I’m not sure you’re called a barista. I mean, it’s not Starbucks or some fancy cafe…it’s just Dunkin’ Donuts. Anyway. You’ve seen me through a lot. Through the drive thru window, you hand me whatever caffeinated concoction I need that day, but what you don’t know is you’re handing me a moment to recharge. You’ve […]

May 9, 2017

The struggles of parenting when you’re an introvert

Family, Introverts

Introverts have it rough in a time when social interaction is at it’s highest, but many are able to avoid the situations that make them most uncomfortable, at least some of the time. But what can you do when you’re a parent who prefers being alone? Children need their parents and often, an introverted parent can’t simply […]

April 21, 2017

17 Common Traits of Introverts


  As a child, I was always told I needed to “come out of my shell,” and that I was “too shy.” I’ve since learned that while I may have a touch of social anxiety, for the most part, I’m a natural introvert. When I first heard the term “introvert,” I assumed it was just another […]

April 8, 2017