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The Frieght Train That is 2020
Wednesday, August 12, 2020      17 comments

It seems I only do a public blog when I am in heavy distress. My daily blog is my journaling, task list, and goal setting - but it isn't open for everyone to see. It seems like writing a blog is a good way to share with my SparkFriends thi... Read more
A Perfect Storm
Wednesday, September 11, 2019      4 comments

This summer has been a roller coaster of emotion - up and down, spinning 'round... I'm so glad we got to do a lot of camping, as that helps me to relax and reconnect with nature. I feel so much more at peace and happy while we are out ther... Read more
GRIEF (A Poem To My Mom For Mother's Day)
Thursday, May 10, 2018      9 comments

How to go on with missing pieces? A part of me forever gone... There are now tears and darkness Where once the warming sun had shone. I miss you, mom, so very much, There was so much more to do & share; I wish I had a bit more tim... Read more
Fall - The Most Difficult Time For Me
Monday, September 18, 2017      9 comments

I've been training to run a 5K this summer - the dogs have been my partners in this, which is totally awesome. They love it so much, and I really do too. Some days I am less than enthusiastic to get started, but am always so incredibly pumped ... Read more
Why I am Unbalanced - Families and Challenges
Monday, May 08, 2017      13 comments

Normally, I try to focus on the positive things in my life. I have a family with mental health and addiction issues, and through counselling for over more than two decades I have learned some tools to help me get through the obstacle course of ... Read more
Health Worries and Frustrations
Tuesday, November 29, 2016      8 comments

I figured I'd post a little blog to let all the wonderful people who've been supporting me and offering prayers for my mom's health concerns. ... Read more
Praying For Guidance
Monday, April 11, 2016      8 comments

emoticon My family has never been anywhere close to the Norman Rockwell paintings, or the "Leave it to Beaver" t... Read more
My Most Recent Gift From God
Thursday, August 13, 2015      5 comments

My blog dedicated to my amazing and wonderful brother will be appearing next week. The reason for the delay? I had the most incredible experience this week that touched my soul and I wanted to share it with you! ... Read more
Learning To Trust
Wednesday, August 05, 2015      5 comments

I've been a member of Spark People since 2009, and it took until this year to post my first blog. I'm not used to sharing a lot, and since I don't do any social media (I have an email address, and I am on SP - that is all) I don't have a lot of... Read more
Stuff We Take For Granted
Tuesday, June 30, 2015      3 comments

I was so sick on Sunday, and thought that it was heatstroke since it felt very similar to when I have experienced it in previous years. ... Read more
My Little Secret - Exposed!
Tuesday, April 14, 2015      9 comments

So, I weighed myself for the first time on Sunday since we got back from Jamaica on March 3rd. I was optimistic, but it really wasn't a good thing at all. ... Read more
Insecurity Is Me
Thursday, April 09, 2015      6 comments

I've never posted a blog before that people actually see. I use the journal to blog for my own enjoyment and planning, but have always been kind of apprehensive about putting myself out there. I'm on a few different teams, and have been tr... Read more