Meagan Lucas

Snow Days, Too Much Mess and Not Enough Wine

Posted by in Navel Gazing and Other Hysterics

I’m going to start this by saying that I love my kids. You can tell that I feel guilty because I felt the need to tell you how much I love my kids. Of course I love my kids, you know that already, I know that, but I feel like a horrible Mom right now so I feel the need to MAKE SURE YOU KNOW. I love my kids. Okay? Got it? So, like the rest of the east coast, we got a little snow around here this past week…read more

Message in a Bottle

Posted by in Stuff About Writing

I made a plan to not only write this year, but get that writing published. And, in order to get published, you have to let other people, other people who don’t know and love you, read what you wrote. (Scary!) Not only do they not know and love me, but they are pretty good at this whole writing thing, and they are picky and snobby and judgy. (I’m not being a jerk saying that, it’s their job!) So. I’m terrified. But I was telling this to a friend, telling her…read more

Planning for Happiness

Posted by in Navel Gazing and Other Hysterics

It’s that time of year again. The time when we look at the last year of our lives, and we pick it apart, looking for something to fix. Maybe you don’t do that, maybe you’re healthy and well adjusted, and do everything right, but that’s not me. For the last, at least 2 decades, I have looked at New Years Day as marking a fresh chance to fix everything that was wrong with me and my life. But not this year. This year, I spent New Year’s Day in bed….read more

2016 – Your Best Year Yet – Reading Challenge

Posted by in Reading Challenge

Happy New Year! I don’t know about you, but the first of the year is a time that I want to make plans. New Years Eve is about reflection, New Years Day is about action. One of the challenges I’ve set for myself this year is to read 52 books in 52 weeks. I did it last year and I struggle to put into words the positive change that it made in my life. Pushing myself to read a lot of books make me make time in my already busy…read more