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
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
If you surround yourself with with doubt and insecurities you put yourself in a place to stay surrounded with that negative energy. People who focus on your failures and fears, although they mean well, cannot help you grow. Be with people that acknowledge your shortcomings by encouragement and strengthening you with their influence. The worst… Continue reading Surround Yourself with Positive Energy!
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
Divorce is such a deeply devastating event no matter how you look at it. I’m here to remind you that it may be the end of your marriage but it’s not the end of your life. I thought I understood strength when I first became a mom to my darling little girl. From giving birth… Continue reading It’s not the End, It’s just the Beginning