When did life get so complicated??? I don’t remember when my life wasn’t so cluttered or even how it all happened, but without a doubt I WILL remember when this craziness ends and it will be soon! It has become the elephant in the room that I’m none too fond of and seriously looking for… Continue reading Getting Back to Simple
Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms out there… Some may be doing the breakfast in bed thing and getting taken out to lunch, but most of us, its business as usual. We’ll still be fixing the meals, doing the dishes, and transporting kids “somewhere.” If you haven’t been at this that long, you could… Continue reading Another Mother’s Day… And Some Sage Advice.
Anyone that knows me well knows that I've adored Christmas my entire life, even when it's been difficult. I've had a Christmas tree in my bedroom since I was ten or younger and decorated multiple trees, any given year. When I was a teenager, I was often called "The Christmas Kid" and I prided myself… Continue reading How to Keep the Christmas Spirit When Surrounded By Humbugs!
Hello there! It's been a long time... To say that this year has had a rough start is a bit of an understatement… Some circumstances don’t have to happen to you directly to thrash your world or at least your perception of your world. My year started with an explosion of sorts and the ripple… Continue reading Getting My Groove Back!
January has already blown on in and it’s nearly gone! The holidays were a flash, but I see that more and more each year. I love Christmas, but New Year’s is where I get energized and feel like launching! I don’t know if it’s because of the fresh start or all the endless possibilities that… Continue reading Where Has the Time Gone???
The beauty of the phoenix is nothing without the pain of the flame and through that pain she launches herself into the night… Over the last year my life has taken some drastic turns, all creating good in my life, but difficult, none-the-less. From a new job, school, a few goodbyes, and eventually going back… Continue reading Feeling the Phoenix
Choosing to write late at night, while loaded on cold meds isn't likely one of my better idea, but hey, I love to live on the edge. In the last six months, I've left a miserable job, restarted a business I had given up on, and continued to downsize and simplify my life. All of… Continue reading Time for a Little Downsizing