House Bill 988-NC Prison Reform

https://lrs.sog.unc.edu/bill-summaries-lookup/H/988/2019-2020%20Session/H988     Bill Summaries: H988 (2019-2020 Session) Tracking: Bill H 988 (2019-2020) Summary date: Apr 26 2019 – View summary Part I. Amends GS 20-24.1 (Revocation of driver’s license for failure to appear or pay fine, penalty or costs for motor vehicle offenses) by adding to subdivision (a)(2) the requirement that before revoking a… Read More

House Bill 511-NC First Step Act

Follow this closely.  NC is trying to amend the lengthy mandatory sentences allowed.  This is set to be on the Senate’s calendar 10/21/2019. https://lrs.sog.unc.edu/bill-summaries-lookup/H/511/2019-2020%20Session/H511 Bill Summaries: H511 (2019-2020 Session) Tracking: Bill H 511 (2019-2020) Summary date: Oct 9 2019 – View summary Senate committee substitute to the 3rd edition makes the following changes. Modifies proposed… Read More

Sometimes YOU just have to START

Sometimes you just have to start…start the business…start the workout…start the blog…start the divorce process….start the relationship….start the healing journey..seek the counseling…start the application for school…start the job…sometimes you just have to START…..To get to the next level or in some cases to get to the end you have to just START…..if you never start… Read More

“Taking care of yourself doesn’t mean me first, it means me too.” – L.R. Knost

Many of us spend a majority of our time taking care of other people, whether it be in our personal life or professionally. We tend to lose sight of ourselves and self-care takes a back burner. When we start to realize how much we have neglected ourselves sometimes we rebound too swiftly in the opposite… Read More