Emotional processing, Uncategorized

Busy, busy, busy…

Life has been so busy that I have not had the time to sit down and formulate my thoughts. I am realizing without putting them down they are whirling in my brain like a tornado. Spinning. Crashing. And being thrown at innocent victims. Stress is high and I am working to get it under control.… Continue reading Busy, busy, busy…

color street, Uncategorized

Raise Your Voice

More than 1 in 3 women and nearly 1 in 4 men have experienced some form of sexual violence in their lifetime, according to the CDC. Due to a burgeoning wave of support for survivors, many are seeking help in record numbers. This July, our Color Street Foundation focus is on sexual assault awareness, prevention, and… Continue reading Raise Your Voice


Don’t you just love being a Mom?

It's a weird time in our lives. This little being is so amazing. He learned to walk and talk and grew way to fast before my eyes. He is sweet and kind and adorable and a great big asshole. Yep, you heard it. I said it. My kid is an asshole. Not everyday, not every… Continue reading Don’t you just love being a Mom?

Mourning a Love One, Uncategorized

I miss my dad!

So, for Mother's Day, my husband got me a beautiful Pandora charm in honor of my father. On Mother's Day, I cried. At some point, every day, I cry. Just for a moment, but I do. I miss my Dad. Living four states away, I didn't see him as often as I would like, but… Continue reading I miss my dad!


I want to scream amphibian.

Reading is a funny thing. Some people love it, some hate it. Some read for pleasure, some for education, some for inspiration and some for.... Wait, this is PG-13, we won't talk about those people. But, teaching your child to read is a whole different thing. The small boy is 6 and in kindergarten. He… Continue reading I want to scream amphibian.

Emotional processing, Uncategorized

Too many packages!

Why did I add to my, already busy, life by starting a blog? It's just more work, another commitment, another task to complete. I promise you, it is so much more. I have become very aware of the fact that I do not process my emotions. I mull them over. I decide that they make… Continue reading Too many packages!


Hopefully soon…

When are we going to go play at chucky cheese? Hopefully soon, buddy. When are we going to fix the landscaping? Hopefully soon. Are you planning a trip to see us? Hopefully soon. Hopefully soon, we can plan that trip to Alabama to see family. Hopefully soon, we will plan a date night. Hopefully soon, I'll… Continue reading Hopefully soon…