One of the reasons I started this blog was at the advice of my son and husband due to the upcoming wedding of my son. Well I am on the countdown and it's only 15 days away. I am now feeling the pressure which is a little different since I haven't been that involved. Well,… Continue reading This isn’t just college, he’s really going, going on his own.
48 hours ago I found myself starting this weekend with "no plan". I had a LONG "To do list", but no plan. I knew what needed to be accomplished. I knew what my "stressors" were and what I should have accomplished in order to help ease my mind. I also knew what I really "wanted"… Continue reading “Feel” was not on the To Do list, but it made it’s way, thankfully!
I hear this little melody playing from my phone starting off so softly and gradually getting a little louder, and a little louder, my eyes begin to open and very quickly I come to recognize that same ol' feeling of hopelessness and sadness that just screams, "but I don't wanna get up!" I am NOT… Continue reading If You Quit Pedaling, the Bike will Fall Over…with You On It!
Sure, I’ve done part my part in the world wide web of social media! I have liked and now LOVED my share of photos and left plenty of well-meaning comments, thrown around an array of emojis and shared my fill of inspirational quotes. I have been connected, to say the least. But, sadly, I haven’t… Continue reading Social, but oh so lonely!
April 18, 2017. The morning of my 45th Birthday. God's Gift of Life to Me - the Total Package Do you ever get out of the shower, standing there totally disheveled looking from just towel drying your hair, raw, butt naked and find yourself just wanting to stay like this, in this moment, for just… Continue reading Naked, Real, and the Truth.
I asked my friend if I could share her post of an Easter message with you, when I read it yesterday it truly touched me and I can't get it out of my mind. Her words speak the meaning of what Easter is truly about. She also speaks of Easter as the day that Mike,… Continue reading Painful, Humiliating and Miraculous
Are we doing enough? I mean, really? Are you? Do you feel like you are? Well, I bet you don't. I bet not one mother, or wife, reading this right now feels like they are doing enough to keep their PERFECT home! I bet you don't even feel like you are doing well enough… Continue reading It’s our responsibility, but OH the Mom/Wife GUILT!
But it’s really like, Suck it Up Buttercup! Worried, but Full of Hope! Our children don’t know what we are feeling. They do their own thing. They are growing and don’t need us like they did. Because they are doing their own thing they don’t know that we are in a constant state of mind of […]
It's not always easy to feel like we are even "in the game" on some days! I love this post that my friend shared! Her words were perfect! Ever feel like you're doing it all wrong?🙋🏻 There is no such thing as a perfect mother - just one who loves her kids fiercely, desperately… Continue reading Mom-Fidence!
I feel privileged that I came across this post from a friend of mine today. There are so many of us that are just open books and share everything, and for those that are more private sometimes us "sharers" can't understand how they can do that, how do you not go crazy keeping it all… Continue reading We all have stories…and chapters…of imperfection.