Stop. Enjoy the View. As a child, growing up with a single mother was not easy. We lived in an apartment complex that was considered low income (I thought it was the best place ever), but it was home. Just a few short blocks away was Sunny Side Drive, a high end neighborhood, that sat… Continue reading Taking the Scenic Route
My cart remained empty 🙂 Have you given yourself credit for those not-so-big moments and little victories? A little side note to this blog, I had this topic come to mind in the middle of training, so I stopped my workout to write down the ideas. Little did I know, how meaningful this post would… Continue reading A Total Meltdown and Little Victories
The last few years of my life have been a bit crazy. I left my law enforcement job of five years to work a full-time networking marketing business with Pure Romance. Now that I have had a small taste of entrepreneurship with this company I crave something more. Something all my own. During my parties… Continue reading Act Four: The Beginning of A New Career
Ending a Friendship Pt. 2 As you may have read with, When Do You Say Goodbye? P1, I decided to let go of a twenty year friendship. Not because it was overtly toxic, not because of some egregious act on part of my friend, but because I needed a different kind of friendship that she… Continue reading When Do You Say Goodbye? P2
You would think that after twenty years we would have a friendship like that. That we had both earned and built the trust needed to tell each other anything, no matter how painful. However, our friendship is not what I had thought it was, and that is okay.
Talk about a pretty good trail! How many days have you gone without checking out? How many days have you checked out? What Is Checking Out? In order to answer questions one and two, you must first define what it means to check out. If you Google the terms check out or checking out, you… Continue reading Have You Checked Out Lately?
Because "we are made of star stuff "- Carl Sagan Come with me on a journey. Before you read any further take a minute and consider this, if you could do anything, go anywhere, be anyone, see everything without the fear of failure, the fear of cost, and the fear of disappointment, what would you… Continue reading All Things Are Possible… In Spite of Depression.
I am not saying that I need to become Oprah or Darwin, and leave some undeniable mark upon the world. I don't need to really be remembered at all. To only be remembered by my daughter and her children as a woman who LIVED life...
I am sure that for many of you right now, you are probably losing it. "How dare she say, 'so what' to having a baby." "Having a baby is a miracle, all moms should be celebrated, it's a big deal to have a baby." Yeah, I know all that, believe me. I have had a… Continue reading Awe, You’re Having A Baby. So What.