Five years ago, I was nearing the end of a five week hospital stay. I thought I would be staying for at least another six weeks, but the next day things would change completely. In a matter of minutes, the bottom would fall out of my world, and I had no idea how far down… Continue reading Reflections
Don't put a timeline on your life. Live for today, and cherish each and every moment. Each day we wake up is a chance to start again, and a choice to be who we want to be.
When I was in college I took a public speaking class to meet one of my Ged Ed requirements. I figured that it would be an easy class, and one I could pretty much sleep through and still get an A. I was so wrong. Let's just say that by the end of the semester… Continue reading Moving Past the Fear
This has been a long week. I should be ecstatic that today is Friday, but after this past week the only thing I am looking forward to is going to bed. Sadly I'm a mother, so I don't have the option of sleeping in tomorrow, but maybe- just maybe- I can go to bed early… Continue reading Broken
It's Christmas Eve, and I am struggling to find the joy tonight. I know come morning, that my kids are going to light up with the joy of Christmas, but tonight I can only focus on what's missing. Being a bereaved parents means living through every Holiday and life event with something missing. Even though… Continue reading Missing