Dear MaMaw,

My Dearest MaMaw, So much has changed since you left us. I have had so much going on and so many changes this past year. 2018 has been rough on me. I know you are smiling down on us from heaven. The hardest thing for me to digest is the fact you left us before you could become a great-grandma. […]

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My Son, What I Wish for You…..

“A good mother is worth hundreds of schoolmasters.” -George Herbert “You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.”  – Dr. Seuss “Be curious, not judgmental.” – Walt Whitman “Wisdom begins in wonder.” – Socrates Dearest Nikola, You are my first-born which means all your firsts are also firsts for me. […]

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So This is How it Feels…..

**I originally posted this on February 25, 2012. This is about my husband when we first started dating.   “Trust is the glue of life. It’s the most essential ingredient in effective communication. It’s the foundational principle that holds all relationships.” – Stephen R. Covey “Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who […]

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Graduation Day

**I originally posted this on February 25, 2012. This was taken from my journal and written on May 14, 2011, about my college graduation day. I still have no regrets about that day. You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you […]

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Living in Constant Fear

**I originally posted this on January 6, 2012. Written: September 23, 2011 “Waiting for the other shoe to drop” means to await an event that is expected to happen, due to being causally linked to another event that has already been observed, according to the Urban Dictionary. Fellow divorcees, did you feel like you were living in constant fear after […]

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God and His Sense of Humor

**I originally posted this on January 2, 2012. I still think God has a sense of humor. Written: July 17, 2011 “Experience: the most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God, do you learn.” -C.S. Lewis “What saves a man is to take a step. Then another step.” -C.S. Lewis “We are what we believe we are.” -C.S. Lewis […]

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Hello World

  “I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best.” -Marilyn Monroe I love this quote! She describes us all. At some point in our lives, we are […]

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