6 years and counting is a letter that I wrote. 6 years ago I said goodbye to one of the most harmful relationships in my life…my relationship to drugs. I wanted to share this. I hope that it provides hope or encouragement to anyone that is dealing with or has […]
So, as we all know, Mother’s Day is coming up. For me this is always a hard holiday. Why? Because my mother passed away almost 4 years ago. The First Mother’s Day The first year that Mother’s Day came without my mom I think that a little part of me […]
Covid-19. This one term fills people with panic…and rightfully so. It’s all over the news and social media. It has affected every person we know in some way, shape or form. Whether it be some one know being sick, our jobs, or just trying to shop in the grocery store. […]
I found a lump. There, I have actually said the words. The moment I found it was one of the most fearful of my entire life. Fear set in almost immediately. I cried for hours, tried to sleep, then spent most of the next day in tears. Finding the Lump […]
Overcoming by definition is “to succeed in dealing with (a problem or difficulty). It’s easy to talk about doing, but actually doing it is another story. It takes determination, grit, and heart. There is so much in my life that I have had to overcome. Some of those things were […]
Getting older happens to all of us. Some love it and others...well not so much. Here's my views on the topic...
Gratitude is defined as “…the state of being grateful…”. I always see the posts on Facebook about what a person is grateful each day. I’ll admit it, I’m even doing a quick daily video about it. It happens every year in November. But, why do we only think about this […]
So….recently I have been in the situation of someone close to me using my past against me. Let me explain. I have quite the colorful past. I have been in and out of jail, I was a drug addict for 8 years, I gave my child to my family to […]
Forgiveness is never easy. But, I have learned that to be happy, I can’t hold onto things. Now, that doesn’t mean that I am willing to put myself in a position to be hurt again, but I can’t cling to the hurt, because all it does is hurt me. Forgiving […]
Owning your past is never easy. It is, however, a key step to living a happier life and becoming a happier you!