The solution for jammies, wine and chips

I’m going to be very honest with you and mostly because I’m the one always posting about being transparent.  (So, I gotta walk my talk.)  So here’s the truth… some seasons are just tough.  And while I’m filled with gratitude that my family is rock solid, my kids are thriving, we have our health, and… Continue reading The solution for jammies, wine and chips

Are you living “loved?”

I find most people fall into one of two categories when they walk into a room; either they feel like the vinyl of the record came to a screeching halt and everyone stopped in their tracks the moment you walked in (so they could size you up,) or, you walked into the room and absolutely… Continue reading Are you living “loved?”

Where’s your hope?

Our community lost another friend today.  To cancer.  We've said goodbye to two friends in less than 6 days here in my community.  One to a tragic wreck, leaving behind 3 children and family and another to cancer....leaving behind 3 children, a husband and family.  I read in our community paper that there was a… Continue reading Where’s your hope?

THIS changes everything

If we don't take time to mourn what's left behind, we aren't giving it the proper recognition it once occupied in our hearts

Traveling solo?

I don't know about you, but my calendar seems to be so full that it's on the brink of of having it's OWN meltdown.  How does this always happen?  January 1st rolls around and I'm so excited that the kiddos are returning to school soon and my calendar is a pretty, white color because very… Continue reading Traveling solo?

What are you training for?

Chances are, that's a tough question to immediately answer for most of us... in fact, I bet if I asked you that question, it might really throw you off guard. The truth is, most of us are waiting to be put in the game before we have even logged any time in the training room.… Continue reading What are you training for?

Patience-schmatience

I have a confession to make…. I’m an impatient person by nature. Some of my dear friends who read my blog are probably muttering under their coffee breath, “well said, captain obvious!” But for some of you that I might not interface with on such a frequent basis, or those out in reader- land, the… Continue reading Patience-schmatience