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.
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!
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!
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.
Watch these babies, so happy and not a care in the world! I have no words to follow this video, other than...when was the last time you were able to let go and just be happy? Can you be the leader like this little boy and bring your friends along and join in on your… Continue reading We should just dance and be Happy! Love these little ones!
We should be rejoicing in our efforts and our success....but sometimes we feel the void of their needs more than others. We have to sit back and watch...and let them spread their wings. Rejoice momma's...We did good. RL
I came home tonight and my oldest daughter and her boyfriend were here and we were chatting and catching up in the kitchen, as our family usually does EACH night, yes, for about an hour while dinner is being made, or well, we snack instead. Oh, sorry, back to the story...in recapping events of the… Continue reading Can’t we just let it go – and be Happy!
My baby is turning 16 today. She is a beautiful blonde haired, blue eyed mix of pure joy with a smile that can be contagious to those around her. She is about a constant 70% happiness and can quickly turn to display that perfect attitude as all 16 year old girls have. I can't help but… Continue reading A letter to my youngest child, the baby, on her Birthday!
I once heard it said that when you are at the point in your life and you aren't happy with anyone around you, everyone is annoying you, it's time to examine yourself, FIRST! Well, I can say that I can quickly place blame on others for my feelings of hurt and disappointment, however, reading this… Continue reading Toxic?? Your friends, or could it be you?
"Life’s best connections happen in person. God created us to live in community, and while digital communities can enrich our lives, they can’t replace the joy of eye contact, laughter and tears, hugging and the comfort, love and affection of a live human friend. In Hebrews 10:24-25, God reminds us to intentionally gather together: “And… Continue reading We NEED our girlfriends!