With the Thanksgiving celebrations behind us; I have to say that something struck a cord this past Thanksgiving weekend. I was wished a Happy Thanksgiving and then asked if I even celebrate Thanksgiving. My answer: “Every day of my life!” Thanksgiving is a holiday with a special connotation and I wouldn’t want to take anything … More Giving Thanks
Throughout your life, everyone you cross paths with will have an opinion or comment, idea or suggestion that has the potential to completely alter your life. Sometimes, this can be a push in the right direction. Other times, it can be a complete derailment of this train we call life. The good news is that … More Be True to Yourself
Much like plants, relationships require care, nurturing and love to grow and blossom into something unique and beautiful. A marriage is like an orchid. An orchid that goes through continuous cycles of the good (picture an orchid in full bloom), the bad (the beautiful orchid sheds its blossoms), and the ugly (while the orchid goes … More I’m Mad at You but Happy Anniversary
It’s not even a question that anyone should ask themselves, but let’s face it… Every woman has asked herself this at some point in her lifetime. Sadly, every woman I know asks herself, “am I good enough?” repeatedly. I know I certainly have… Growing up is one of the hardest things to do. It’s a … More Am I Good Enough?
Breath came to me 38 years ago but life began when I found happy. I wanted to be a wife and I was. I wanted to be a mother and I was. I got what I asked for but none of it made me feel happy inside. Let me tell you, the answer to what made me happy was not simple. I needed to make money, I needed to be home for the kids and I needed to be a wife. … More Happy is an Inside Job