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Bless Her Heart

Bless Her Heart

My last post about Steel Monkey Bars and the Garden Hose got a few comments from my readers about the other things they remembered from when they were a kid. All of this ‘remember when’ stuff reminded of a post I wrote about something that happened to me when I was a baby. For my … Continue reading

So There I Stood

So There I Stood

Everyone has those moments in their lives where they remember every detail, every word spoken, every feeling moving through their body. Those moments turn into a story that’s told so many times that we relive those emotions as if it just happened yesterday. This is my moment that became my story …. The day started … Continue reading

The Story That Needs to be Told

The Story That Needs to be Told

Yesterday was a good day. It was a long-dragging-my-butt-home at 8pm kinda day but definitely a highlight for my busy week. The day started with teaching one of my favorite workshops about blogging. It was a small group of people which always means I get more personal and can focus more on their specific businesses. … Continue reading

It’s Officially Fall

It’s Officially Fall

Well hello there September! I was reminded by a couple of readers when I posted my Tribute to Labor Day that this holiday marks the official end of Summer. Fall has officially begun. For those of us who live in Florida, Fall usually comes in pretty quietly. We don’t get to see the change in … Continue reading

Once Upon a Time

Once Upon a Time

Once upon a time in a land not too far from here, lived a fair maiden. She lived a happy and content life with lots of friends and a great job. One day while working at the maiden’s office, a King showed up and asked her out to a night at the local pub. The … Continue reading

Sunday Funnys: I hate 44% of my life

Sunday Funnys: I hate 44% of my life

I hate my life. That’s my son Jake’s new expression he uses when he’s hurt himself, doesn’t get what he wants or something doesn’t go his way. And he says it with such strong emphasis on each word. Recently we were at the pool and we had this ‘hate my life’ exchange. Once he again, … Continue reading

He’s been asking questions lately …

He’s been asking questions lately …

Questions a young boy his age shouldn’t be asking. Questions that require a grownup answer a young boy wouldn’t understand. He wants to know about the divorce. My son Jake will turn 9 in five months. He’s now lived more of his life with divorced parents then with parents who are together. Jake travels back … Continue reading