You all, these last few months have been such a journey for me. As a mom, wife, nurse and a woman of God. Listening to him and learning to trust that all the plans I thought I understood I might not have completely. It's been eye opening and freeing. I realize that I can make… Continue reading Ah Ha!!
The Bronte sisters were amazing writers. They each had a way of telling a story that was engaging and thought provoking all at once. This evening I ran across a quote from Charlotte Bronte that made me love her even more. "I avoid looking forward or backward and try to keep looking upward."
I've been blessed to have several men in my family who served in the military. I grew up knowing that their sacrifice was great and many others was far greater. So on this Memorial Day I want to say Thank you to the men and women who have served in our military. We owe you… Continue reading Thank You
This month of May has been a journey for me. Lots of ups and downs and pathways that I never saw coming. However, as I reflect back if I hadn't gone down those paths I wouldn't have learned or grown as much as I have. I still have a lot of work and growth to… Continue reading Roads
Today in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Kenya, Japan and several European Nations we celebrate our Mother's. The women who gave birth to us or who didn't but they raised us. The women who sacrificed so much to see us succeed in our lives. We all celebrate differently in our countries… Continue reading A Special Day
I've mentioned before that I'm a royal watcher and what could be better than waiting for a Royal Baby!!!! I may be "across the pond" but this is just as fun for us Americans as the British. Meghan and Harry's baby will not only be a royal but American too! We Americans may have wanted… Continue reading Baby Watch!!!
This Easter has been different than in years past. This was the first Easter Sunday that I celebrated without my parents in town. Which, until today, did not seem like a big deal but it was. I woke up this morning and realized I didn't have plans and didn't have the desire to make them… Continue reading Gathering Memories
Croup, for those of you that are unfamiliar with it, is a virus and in kids they develop a nasty cough. The cough is distinctive in it sounds as you believe your child has turned into a barking seal. If that's not horrible enough when that barking seal sound becomes even more concentrated you know… Continue reading A Mother’s Fear