When I was less than a year old, my biological father left. He and my mom divorced, because my mom is the strongest woman I know. She knew that for either of us to have a chance at life - a good, healthy, and loving life, we needed to be away from him. I saw… Continue reading God Gives Us What We Need…
I have always been an avid reader; however, after college my reading took a nose dive. After years of English Literature studies and reading for work, I just did not enjoy it as much as I once did. I have slowly regained my love of reading, and never lost my excitement for buying new, interesting… Continue reading What I’m Reading
I've always thought Thanksgiving was my favorite holiday. It's the one holiday where my entire family was usually together. My aunts and uncles would come in from wherever they were; we would eat, the cousins would play, there would be lots of noise, and everyone was happy. This year I realized July 4th has been… Continue reading Happy Belated Birthday, America!
I was driving from my city life, to my old country life on Sunday. I exited the interstate, turned on to a country road and saw the signs, “Come Enjoy Easter Sunday at the Cowboy Church!” I knew there was a cowboy church not far on the left, and it made me smile as I… Continue reading Past, Present, Future
I have been feeling pretty low about my career situation lately. I went to school for this amazing degree, that I love everything about it. I love literature, I love criticism, I love discussion, and I love analyzing. I LOVE MY DEGREE! I worked so hard for it, and I feel like it just sits… Continue reading Who Knew?!
As most of you know, I have been working on the 21 Day Fix, with Beach Body. I have enjoyed it so much, as well as all of the ladies I have been working with, that I decided to become a coach. This does not mean I am in the gym every day, or pushing… Continue reading Reality Check
The sunlight hit my face, warming it while the chilly late winter breeze blew through my hair, and nipped my nose. My nose is cold, it is always cold, but I am bundled up with my scarf, my hat, and my late winter, spring wear. I am ready for spring. My favorite season, the season… Continue reading The Daffodil