What Is Your Emotion When Hearing, “It Is What It Is”?

“It is what it is”….. “At the end of the day”…..and so on and so on…

“I am pretty sure, “Yes it is what is and it has to be that way!  For a very long time, that little phrase, did not spark the best emotion.  At times, should something not go as planned and someone offered those words,  I wanted to explain, “Well I don’t like what it is!  Let’s switch it up!”………..”

Read what how I feel about this phrase by clicking the image below…….


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Teresa discovered her passion for writing and sharing her work with others. Her drive to continue growing and learning is fueled by knowing she may be touching and helping a reader somehow. Teresa enjoys using her own personal life experiences as material for her articles. She firmly believes we as individuals have the choice as to how we look at life experiences whether they be good or bad. Teresa is a mom of three boys, seeing the outstanding young men they have become is the accomplishment that brings her the most joy in life. In her spare time she likes to get outside and take advantage of the beautiful Pacific Northwest summers and experiencing new adventures with her boyfriend of 5 1/2 years. She is an admitted football fanatic and loves the excitement of participating in Fantasy Football with her sons, boyfriend, family and friends from the Pacific Northwest, Florida and Indiana! The only work she have had published, is a poem published in Creativity Magazine when she was in the 8th grade. She has always enjoyed writing, however it wasn’t until encouraged by a professor and a few friends that she realized writing just might be the “Gift” God gave her. Teresa is preparing her Freelance/Content Writing Services for Launch in February 2017. Services are available for businesses and corporations of all sizes and also to those Bloggers wanting to enhance their own content for readers. Her ultimate goal is to have a book published based on personal experiences in her own life and hopes it is not only entertaining and engaging, but might also help some reader, somewhere, somehow.

3 thoughts on “What Is Your Emotion When Hearing, “It Is What It Is”?

  1. I have used that phrase many times in my life. Usually it is right before I tell myself to forget about it, Susan, it’s Chinatown. In other words, there are situations that you can’t change in life and you might as well expend that energy for something more worthwhile. Well written article, Teresa!

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    1. I could not agree more, Susan! It has not been too long ago that I refused to accept it. Divorce happened, it was mutual and accepting that phrase made us be able to work to find a new normal for our 3 sons. What a time saver this knowledge has been!

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