The Mirror Mission: Power To Stand After The Fall

The eyes crawl down my spine. The eyes examine the bumps and ghost-like skin. Proceeding to turn around, our eyes meet. The stranger looks down.

I remember the stares. I remember my confusion. I remember living in my own world of disbelief and denial, out of touch with what others saw when they stared. Maybe others saw a 76-pound high school student with an appearance resembling that of a frail child. No matter how I was seen, I did not recognize any hint that would lead me to conclude that my mind and body were in poor health and out of sync. Oblivious. I was on my own planet, living in another world.

I was forced to return to Earth.

Like a meteor, I spiraled down and crashed. Although I did not bring myself back down to Earth, I picked up the pieces myself. I was helped to my knees, but learned that I had the power to bring myself to my feet. Continue reading “The Mirror Mission: Power To Stand After The Fall”

How To Make Your Own Lip Gloss:

What girl doesn’t love her lip gloss? The only thing better than a pretty pout is one that tastes good. Check out this cool how to on making your own lip gloss using crystal light! Crystal Light Lip Gloss: Ingredients Needed: Vaseline or Un-Petroleum Jelly Crystal Light (Cherry Pomegranate and Raspberry Lemonade) (Kool-Aid apparently work as well, but I haven’t tried) a small container (I … Continue reading How To Make Your Own Lip Gloss: