Instagram Post

This is the year that turned out worlds upside down and inside out. Everything we’ve known has now changed - like some kind of terrifying blank slate..While we can’t control our outside world, we can control how our inside world reacts to it..Do yourself a favor - bring in some positivity. Make yourself proud. Find … Continue reading Instagram Post

Happy Birthday Angel “of my life”.

Mimi, Do you remember that? “Angel of my life”, “Light of my life”? I remember you referring to me as either - out at the ranch, in the kitchen, after you’d belly laughed at any of the conversations we used to have. Conversations about anything. You’re eyes were lights as you spent time with your … Continue reading Happy Birthday Angel “of my life”.

Hurt people hurt people.

A Rare Lesson in Life Click above to watch an amazing story of kindness and empathy. She paints such a beautiful picture of all that our world could be, if only we all remembered that everyone has a battle they're fighting. All that we need to do is be kind. It sounds so easy, when … Continue reading Hurt people hurt people.

Memory

Facebook Memory - August 12, 2011 "How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic for the striving, and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life, you will have been all of these." -George Washington Carver 💗 Facebook Memory - August … Continue reading Memory

I dare you.

And all of the doctors sang in a harmonious tune "we told you so". I just don't like to be told what to do. 🤷🏻‍♀️ You go to a doctor for help. And I'm not sorry for expecting a solution in any case - especially for my chronic illnesses. If I had a dollar for … Continue reading I dare you.

Beyond Recognition.

I woke up last night, facing the wall. My eyes adjusted to the depth of the darkness and, by habit, a thought: "is he here?". As if the movement is automatic, a quick head whip and body twist... He was there. I exhaled relief as if it makes a difference. But for some reason, it … Continue reading Beyond Recognition.

Love.

This life boils down to love. It's quite straightforward. As life is stripped of it's pretty colors, is there truly another reason? Love. Love in itself is beautiful - full of colors and light. Darkness is defeated by an everlasting safety. In love, forgiveness is found, and suffering, hurt, and pain is demolished. There are … Continue reading Love.

🎶 I don’t have the answers…

I will always hold your fragile hand. "I don't care what you say - I'm not letting go." (I love that you laughed at that the other day.)I've walked behind you through my life, and now we enjoy the "remember when"s as I kneel at your bedside. I'm so thankful, so grateful, and ever so … Continue reading 🎶 I don’t have the answers…

What she really said.

Stress will do bad things to your body and soul. I've talked about stress in almost every post lately, but it's just about the only element of its small size that fills the space around me. A true friend, one recently bad night, gave me such a good truth; and one so fitting I might … Continue reading What she really said.

Sunshine & Starlight

Yesterday, I walked up to their house in a hurry. I was about 10 minutes later than planned. My DD opened the front door - I was greeted by his Mini Aussie, named Ring and a strong, loving hug - the hug I've missed along this road. He felt better today since he was going … Continue reading Sunshine & Starlight