It’ll all come out in the wash!

That's what they say, but I'm not so sure. Some things don't get washed away so easily. Hurt feelings, betrayal, disrespect, grudges, are all stains that take a lot of spot remover, to get out the blemish lingering in your mind, and in your heart. I recently had a situation that caused a rift between… Continue reading It’ll all come out in the wash!


I may not be as interesting as I think I am, or maybe I am…

Everyone has a story to tell of intrigue, mystery, drama, and heartache, you just need to get them to open up, and begin to tell it. I have a pretty good talent for getting the stories out of people, and let me tell you, I have heard some REALLY interesting stories - the stuff of… Continue reading I may not be as interesting as I think I am, or maybe I am…

Congratulations! You’re Human!

On the seventh day, He rested. It's Sunday, a day for worship, rest, and family. Then why do I feel so guilty for not accomplishing anything? Why do we, so often give in to the pressure of the society we surround ourselves with? The Monday morning conversations about what great adventure we had over the… Continue reading Congratulations! You’re Human!

Find Your Peace, and Everything Will Fall Into Place

Finding Peace can be a challenge for some people. Negative Nancys are all around us, and they can sure bring you down, if you let them! I refuse to let them! Think positive, and you'll live a positive life. I'm not saying nothing bad will ever happen to you - bad things happen to good… Continue reading Find Your Peace, and Everything Will Fall Into Place

The power of “NO”.

So many times we tell our kids "yes" too often, and are faced with a rebellion when we finally say "no". These families that spend every day after school, taking their kids to several different lessons, or games, or practice, makes me wonder whose idea it was to sign them up for all of these… Continue reading The power of “NO”.

Fifty Shades of Family

Family comes in different shades and various degrees of loyalty. You have black - those are the ones that you know don't like you, and won't ever be there if you need help, but they'll be there to watch you fall flat on your face! In most cases these are the family members that don't… Continue reading Fifty Shades of Family

Nothing is Truly Lost, Unless Your Mother Can’t Find It!

I am the Hero of the misplaced keys, the missing Lego piece, and the long lost favorite shirt. There isn't much of anything, once I get my bloodhound nose to the ground, that I haven't been able to find for my family.... except the remedy for a broken heart. If I could wrap my kids… Continue reading Nothing is Truly Lost, Unless Your Mother Can’t Find It!

No Comparison

Do you know what will snuff out your happiness faster than anything? Comparisons. Comparing your life, your family, your car, your home, your clothes, or your body, to your neighbor's. I have been just as guilty as anyone, but I usually didn't have the money to compete, so I would be that much more miserable,… Continue reading No Comparison