Thinking Out Loud- Random Thoughts

Thinking-Out-Loud- Random Thought

Yeah its almost Friday, its been a busy week for me, I don’t know about you.  As always my kids and my practice has kept me busy.  It’s been a while since I have joined, Amanda, from Running With Spoons for her weekly link up, “Thinking Out Loud”, but today I felt compelled to.   Ever have one of those weeks were random thoughts keep on popping into your head?  This is how I am feeling this week.  So I wanted to tell you about a couple of my  random thoughts, if you do not mind

My  Random Thoughts For this Week:


Kate Hudson– last night I went to our local book store, Bookends, in Ridgewood, NJ, and met Kat Hudson (who was signing her new book, “Pretty Happy”).  The line was long and we had to wait outside in 35 degree weather.  It was so cold that my friend, who came with me, ditched me and went to the local bar to have a drink.  While on line (alone), I met this cool guy, who has the same hobby as I do, celebrity stocking.  He told me some cool trick for meeting celebrities and so I am going to try them out.

Anyway back to Kate, I of course posted the above pic on facebook/twitter, and I was surprised about the comments that people posted about her.  “Wow it looks like she really plumped up”, and “She looks affected”.  I have gone to a lot of book signing, (self proclaimed celebrity stalker) and was impressed at how genuine she was, there were no airs about her.   She was just there with her hair back in scrunchy and just talking to people.  After seeing all these comments, I started to think about why we tend to judge?




Dr. Brené Brown–  If you are not familiar with Brené Brown, she is a research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work. She has spent the past thirteen years studying vulnerability, courage, worthiness, and shame, and she has a new book out called Rising Strong.  I recently downloaded the audio version on  For the audio version  she is the one actually reading the book.  Anyway in the book she talks about having the courage to be vulnerable.  She also talks about when a person does not have the courage to be vulnerable by to their past hurts,  and instead they inflict that hurt onto others.  I actually have been subjected to this type of hurt.  Have you ever experienced this, where someone hurts you because they have been hurt?

Do you ever have random thoughts?

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11 thoughts on “Thinking Out Loud- Random Thoughts

  1. That’s really sad what they said about Kate 🙁 I really don’t understand why people are so judgmental either… especially with such trivial things. Like nevermind that she seems like such a great and levelheaded person who’s spoken out so much about Hollywood’s unrealistic body standards… let’s just judge her for looking “plump.” Sad.
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  2. People can be so rude. I hate that I know they wouldn’t say it if she was right in front of her. I love that your hobby is celebrity stalking – that’s very cool!

  3. I think that people tend to judge others because they have something that is going on in their life that they are not happy with. Nobody has the right to judge another because we never know what others are going through behind closed doors. As for random thoughts, all the time. Just wish that I could get moving on writing about them. Good post.

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