No, I Didn’t Win the Powerball, but…

This week has been hard. I’ll admit, I almost wanted to skip blogging this week, because it’s been rough. Simply put, there’s a lot going on. Not only have I been going back on my promise to get more sleep, but I’ve been praying less/worrying more, too. I’ve also gone against my Contentment / Love Myself Challenge several times by being envious of some of the bloggers/vloggers I follow, wishing I …

The Love Myself Challenge.

“Oh, and you can’t wear makeup. For X amount of days. Until it gets better.” This week, on the 4th day of the new year, I paid a much-needed visit to the doctor’s office to address my growing rash and blistery skin problems. When the doctor gives you over a week’s worth of antibiotics and tells you straight up, “No makeup, until you’re all better,” she means business. But last …

Venturing into 2016.

It was an anti-fungal cream. Some long, fancy name that starts with a K…Ketoconazole, I would later find out. I found it one night in my medicine cabinet, behind the mirror in my tiny bathroom. A red and white bottle, topical cream. Something I would later discover is actually used to treat funguses (fungi- not a fun guy) internally, on the skin, and particularly for ringworm. I tested it, felt its creamy …