During the holiday season, the word joy seems to find it's way to me often. Last night I was teaching my five year old son how to spell it, and then trying to explain the meaning of the word when he asked. How do you explain the word joy to a five year old? Especially… Continue reading Happiness
Today is World Prematurity Awareness Day. So many lucky people in this world may not even know that this day exists, but for 1 in 10 parents that have babies born too soon, this day helps them to bring attention to an issue that we as a community need to address. When a baby is… Continue reading Prematurity Awareness
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.
I am in a rough place right now. I am struggling with feeling worthy of chasing my dreams, of finding joy in my successes, and in simply feeling appreciated in my daily actions. One day I was feeling on top of the world. I was waking up early. I was working out, running, drinking a… Continue reading Struggling