Let’s give men some more credit than assuming the usual that “he’s just thinking with his other head” because when a man makes an assessment of a possible relationship that he may pursue, logic is the first thing that comes into mind and we as ladies should be doing the same. This was a little… Continue reading Logic vs. Love
After a phone call with my best friend, Melissa, I couldn’t help but hear the sound of a song my mom used to play when I was a child; almost as if I can hear her whisper these words in my ear. “That boy’s just a walkaway Joe Born to be a leaver tell you… Continue reading Walkaway Joe
These last few days of my new way of working, staying home has been a simple blessing for my little family, I feel like mom again! Since the divorce, I have been extremely exhausted rushing every moment of the day when my daughter is in my care. From the moment we wake I’m franticly making… Continue reading Still Moment in Time
Nine straight days of fun-filled holiday bliss, a few tantrums and frustrating moments in-between and a whole lot of giggles. Then in a few short minutes it all comes to a halt as the ex picks up my daughter for his entitled custodial days are here. As they drive away and I shut the door… Continue reading The Screaming Silence
Our human bodies desire the earth and connecting with it. We are a source from it, atomically we are part of it! That’s why it’s so important to ground yourself back with nature! With all the hustle and bustle day-to-day grind of life I found myself needing to be with nature immediately before I was… Continue reading Ground yourself back to Nature!
Sitting on my mantel is an adorable little hand painted scene from when Jesus was born that I found at my church fundraiser this past weekend. This precious gem was made by a group of individuals that my church supports who are learning job skills in Columbia. Its beautiful imperfections and simplicity are so warm… Continue reading Family is God’s Plan
The holidays are no doubt a magical time of year. The twinkle of Christmas lights, the happy cheer from a childhood favorite Christmas song that you love to sing along with, the warmth from a good cup of peppermint hot cocoa and a loving hug from a true friend! All things that are happy to… Continue reading Holiday Season Blues
Ladies loving yourself is so important especially during this critical time of crisis. When you are not bonded together with the belief that you are a beautiful person inside and out you allow others to manipulate and confuse you. Your self-love is a foundation of strength and empowers you to stand up for yourself and… Continue reading Beautiful You!
This Thanksgiving I want to take a moment to be grateful for the strength God gave me to face my most challenging year. From the beginning, I had many losses starting with the finalization of my divorce this past January. Shortly after that my mom passed away after fighting a long battle with diabetes, kidney… Continue reading Thankful for Strength
I have so many conflicting thoughts on divorce. When I first learned that divorce was a reality in my life no doubt I cried, I cried a long time and I cried hard. Although my weeping and sorrow was for my failing marriage I mostly hurt for my daughter because I knew this situation was… Continue reading Resilient Child of Mine