Welcome to your life. That’s what popped into my head as I woke, and grabbed my phone to write. It’s that underlying thought that plagues me frequently. That conversation that continues to play in my mind. Your life, is it everything you dreamed it would be? Is it everything you wanted it to be? Is … More Is My Life What I Dreamed it Would be?
Have you ever felt that way? Ever look at yourself, your life, your family, your finances or your situation and wondered “How did it get to this point? What happened? How did I get here?” I know I have. Many times. Sometimes this is positive, other times its negative. Things happen slowly at first and … More How Did I Get Here!?
So as we prepared for a hurricane that may or may not come our direction; it was amazing the variety of responses that we get when we talked about what was going on. Many people were staying in their homes, they were boarding up, they were gathering water, and gathering supplies for not just during … More Should I Stay or Should I Go?
Let me start off with the fact that I know that this is South Florida, I understand that we have a catastrophic hurricane threatening our state in the next few days and I am aware of the fear that has descended upon our area. I get it. People are in bad moods, they are thinking … More Attitude Matters
If you had asked me before, if I was a fearful person – I would probably have laughed at you. Me? Scared? Absolutely not. Do you know who I am? The stuff I have been through? Please. I don’t trust people, but that’s about as close to fear as I get. I would have gotten … More Me, Scared? Nah.
Are you kidding me? In the most magical place on earth, walking amongst all of the hustle and bustle and happiness one can imagine, I see a man carrying an infant in a front baby pouch. This infant looks to be so small that he/she can not even hold up their head for more than … More Here’s Looking At You, Kid!
Don’t you wish you could be around other kids? Does that mean you don’t have any friends? Don’t you get bored being home all the time? Those were the questions I was asked the most. So let me set the record straight; I thank GOD that my parents homeschooled me. I feel like I am … More Homeschooling – My Side of the Story
‘Oh. You homeschool?’ Used to be asked with such disdain. There was almost an air of superiority in the voice of the questioner at times, or occasionally a tone of utter disbelief. I would cringe when I heard it. I felt as if I had to defend myself and my daughter. Poor thing, she would … More Oh? You homeschool!?
I read something in the newspaper the other day that really ticked me off and saddened me. Sometimes I read the articles where people are asking for advice, I find it interesting. This time it was a gentleman writing to the woman about his marriage. In his letter, he stated that basically he wasn’t feeling … More Maybe You Should Just Give Up.
I’m sure on the outside this is gonna sound funny, but I didn’t think so when it was happening! So, as I write this, I’m in my chair and icing my back. Why? You may ask? Cuz of the doggone bonfire. That’s why. You may be thinking ‘oh my’ by now, and I don’t blame you. … More A Fire