Well, here we are. In the depth of a pandemic, with every school in the country shut down. Several states are under mandatory "Stay-at-Home / Shelter-in-Place" order and we're all scrubbing our hands raw, disinfecting everything imaginable - trying to fight this invisible enemy. Through these new challenges of constantly dissuading contamination, having to all … Continue reading Coming Together… More Than 6ft. Apart
In less than a week, all our lives have changed (if yours hasn't - go wash your hands, NOW). Every single person in this country is affected by this pandemic, one way or another. Last week the severity of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) got escalated to a pandemic, and word was getting around that schools might … Continue reading Homeless During a Pandemic
Welp, here we are. A few more weeks until Spring and this California girl is S U F F E R I N G with Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). Today, on National ‘I Want You to Be Happy’ Day, I’m here to share that SAD has stolen my joy. I experienced it last year, mid-Feb, … Continue reading S.A.D. Has Stolen My Joy
I've been thinking about writing this piece for a few months now and after a ditch diving experience I had a few days ago (as of last week, I'm embarrassingly part of the ditch club <------ hint hint, that's me in the ditch overthere... but more on that later) I now had the PERFECT TITLE … Continue reading Ditch the Fear
What’s more “worldly” than Starbucks in Target?... My (now, not so secret) guilty pleasure is strolling the isles of Target (kid-less) sipping on my beloved Starbucks, enjoying all the pretty things… that SURELY makes me friends of this world right?
"From tragedy to triumphs, sickness and health, birth to death, a pastor is there to celebrate or mourn with us any moment, along life's twisted path..."
What really is "success" though? Perfection? The attempt of something difficult? Learning from failures? Well I've strived. I failed. I got back up. I tried again. I am pushing through the hard times and I'm victorious. Or not... depending on what side of the coin you look at...
Every day should be a 'holiday' to celebrate love! And April 18th is my family 's special holiday to honor and celebrate all the love in our life🎉 So- full disclosure (it's not a secret) I love to celebrate! Who doesn't love a good celebration? I liked to celebrate "the little things" even yeaaaaaars ago, … Continue reading Love Day
We all have a story and what a treasure it would be if we all shared it; the good, the bad and the divine!
I am a Birth Mom This is my story. This is my truth. This is my journey, and today I grieve. I do it every year, on January 8th, I allow myself to grieve. 18 years ago, I gave birth to a beautiful little girl. I had always wanted children, I was one of "those" … Continue reading Grieving Joy