The Jig is Up!

by beautybeyondbones I was literally thisclose to disabling my blog this morning. Thisclose. I mean, for the first time, I think ever, I could literally feel my heart pounding in my chest. And I don’t mean “literally” like an overdramatic and slightly basic Millennial. I mean, I could literally physically feel the actual beats of my heart pounding, as though they were millimeters from […]

Watch Your Thoughts

by beautybeyondbones I’m sitting here and my hands are shaking. I am outraged. Honestly, this may be the first time I am at a loss for words. Well, maybe the opposite… I just finished watching the second season of 13 Reasons Why. And I have SO MANY THOUGHTS.  I wrote about the show when the first […]

The Generation that killed Romance…

by beautybeyondbones Our generation is going to go down as the generation that killed romance. Among other things. But the death of chivalry and courtship will be our legacy. And I blame one thing: Dating Apps. Ugh. Bumble. Tinder. The League. Hinge. Coffee Meets Bagel. OKCupid. Online dating is a close to 2 billion dollar […]

THE OTHER S-WORD

by beautybeyondbones I’ve gotta tell ya…sometimes I just cannot believe how socially dense we can be in 2018. I mean, for as politically correct and inclusive our carefully chosen words are…y-i-k-e-s. Let me back up. Over the weekend, I took my dad out for his birthday. We went shopping, saw a movie, and went to […]

The Season of Awareness

BeautyBeyondBones I think I’m going to call this season of my life, The Season of Awareness. Before I get into tonight’s post, I have to quickly mention a sponsor. It’s hard to believe that it’s almost time to start thinking about Christmas shopping. But, if you’re anything like me, I like to use Amazon to […]

Losing my Phone & Finding God

BeautyBeyondBones Show of hands: How many of you have ever lost your phone before? Hah – yeahhhh. For those that are blessed enough to not be sheepishly raising their hand right now, let’s just say — it is a nightmare I wouldn’t wish on Regina George. So I lost my phone on Saturday night. And […]