About a year ago I watched a television show called I Do Over. One couple had a terrible storm hit their outdoor wedding, one couple’s groom fainted at the altar. […]
I was watching TV the other day while I was baking some Christmas goodies and some characters got stranded in the mountains and happened upon a cabin where a grouchy […]
It makes sense to say the more practice you have at something the better you get. That seems to be the case with most skills in life. Apparently the NFL […]
I have been writing for 4 years now and have shared some of the most heart-wrenching and intimate details of my life. I had a plan when I was a […]
I spent a few minutes reading the blogs I wrote around my birthdays since 2009. They were interesting snapshots marked by much reflection and hope for the future. WOW – I’ve come a long way in 4 years. Wow.
I could not…could not…imagine myself as lovable.
I was completely broken. But I had to believe God was putting me through this for a reason, so I listened to my doctor and I put one foot in front of the other almost every day. I walked.
I opened the photo envelope from Sam’s club. One by one, I pulled out 11×14 images of my daughter at different stages in her life and laid them out before […]
I sat among thousands watching over 500 students, including my daughter, graduate. Accented with confetti, fireworks, and of course valedictorian speeches, I fidgeted on the bleachers with my ex beside […]
t’s been said that it’s not if you will have a storm but when. They keep coming. There are seasons of life just as there are seasons on earth. Winter will come. And then come again.
I did such a good job of mentally and emotionally getting closure last year. It’s time for the material things left in corners, buried, or put away in closets to be dumped. And like Harry said, begin replacing them