Is Blogging Dead?

Well, blogging is definitely not even close to being as popular as it was 10 years ago. 10 years ago, people had to sit in front of a computer and search for information and entertainment because smart phones with apps weren't as common as they are now. I remember having a Blackberry and I did … Continue reading Is Blogging Dead?

Thoughts on Getting Fooled By the New Age/Spirituality Trend

I'll admit, I was duped by the new age/spirituality trend for 3 years. This includes law of attraction, crystal energy, reiki, Sedona cleansing, karmic debt, spiritual awakening, etc. Pretty much 90% of what I blogged about from 2017 to early 2020. I don't believe in any of those things anymore and I'm very unapologetic about … Continue reading Thoughts on Getting Fooled By the New Age/Spirituality Trend

Where I Stand Politically

2020 has been the most eye opening political year for me and I'm sure for many other Americans. I've never been interested in having conversations on politics because we all know these kinds of conversations can go from really fun to really nasty really fast, especially if there's any alcohol involved. However, I did take … Continue reading Where I Stand Politically

Some Lessons Learned From Blogging

I've hopped back on again and I don't intend to leave! What was once "Jen's Life" is now "The Resilience Swing". Earlier this year, I decided to buy my own self-hosted site on and export everything from, even my followers. The reason why is because is a hosted site that I … Continue reading Some Lessons Learned From Blogging

Traveling and My Thoughts on the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Traveling is an awesome thing to experience, but maybe not so much when there’s a worldwide pandemic going on. As much as I want to keep traveling around, I am doing my part as a law abiding citizen to stay put until told it’s ok to travel again. I had been doing a lot of … Continue reading Traveling and My Thoughts on the Coronavirus (COVID-19)