Only a few days remain to 2017. Looking back on the year that is soon to come to a close, my heart swells with gratitude. At the end of 2016, I made a life altering choice. I made the decision that in 2017, I would make myself a priority. Little did I know that decisionContinue reading “2017 – A Year of Change”
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 anythingContinue reading “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 thatContinue reading “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 goesContinue reading “I’m Mad at You but Happy Anniversary”
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.