Thoughts on books, family, and life in one impressive package.

In which my world explodes

Folks, it’s been a week. Hell, it’s been a year. I started it out with every intention of being more present, more aware, and more careful about avoiding extraneous stress at work. I knew I did not want to live life like I had through most of 2019 and made...

A Very Special Day

At 8:32 AM 11 years ago today, I gave my heart away for the third time. As I watch my beautiful baby girl poised on the cusp of womanhood, there are not enough words to express how much having her for my daughter means to me. A very happy birthday to my own...
A Day in the Life of Michelle

A Day in the Life of Michelle

When Trish recently posted a typical day for her, she did so in an effort to show that she is not perfect but does the best she can. She showed the good and the bad in her day and gave her audience an intimate glimpse into what a poses as a normal day for this young...

Birthday Reflections

Isn’t it funny how quickly things can change? As I sit and reflect on this, I cannot believe that my eight pound, three ounce baby boy has grown into a five-foot, seventy pound young man in a very short eleven years.Happy Birthday, Connor!No longer a helpless...