Nevertheless SHE Persisted.

When I first saw this picture it resonated strongly with me. How many other Women out there have had ANY of these things said to you? I would bet money you ALL raise your hand. Here’s a few that I’ve heard: “You just haven’t found the right man” “Your clothing is distracting the boys “You…



This was my morning mantra for meditation and journaling today. Yes I involve the word fuck in my spiritual time because it’s a spiritual word. ANYWAYS …. My bff and I had a convo last wknd (those in my Snapchat fam…it was before the ridiculous singing of Disney songs in our excitement for Beauty and…


The CRAZY ones

I was messaging with a friend about the whole being a round peg in a square hole yesterday. My life is anything but “traditional” or normal … In suburbia it sometimes is even more apparent each and every day. I used to live a facade of what I thought life was supposed to look like….


Some Valentines Day Thoughts I LOVE

This is from one of my favorite authors, Glennon Doyle Melton. Happy VALENTINES Day! REAL love is not pink and fluffy and rose-y and butterflies. Real love is not shiny and whole and smiling serenely. Real love is not holding hands while running through fields of sunflowers or gazing over chardonnay while wearing sexy dresses…


If you can’t write … You should write until you can

Wow. I saw this quote yesterday and it hit me like a ton of bricks. This was everything I needed to keep writing. Β I want to keep writing to show my children and grandchildren the beauty of life one day. Simply that. I had an incredible chat with someone Tuesday night about the book I…


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Mom’s Shouldn’t be Allowed to get SICK!

Does anyone remember the Sex and the City episode where Samantha get super sick and feels like the world is ending. Carrie even rushes to her aid and she still is hysterical and the strong, independent woman that she is suddenly gets forgotten and she turns into a blubbering woman? HA! I ALWAYS think of…



Small Steps Back

I haven’t been on here for awhile and someone asked me the other day if I was ever going to blog again. Someone in REAL life who I had ZERO clue even knew I blogged. So I said YES. I am going to. Truth be told I get on here and I freeze. I have…