My mommy heart is a little heavy today. Bubba has been doing great in school and when I picked him up yesterday I was told he punched and kicked a girl in his class. The two of them have had issues before but physical outbursts at school are unusual for him. He didn't want to … Continue reading Autism…Somedays you Can be so Beautiful, but Somedays, you Just Suck!
This is happening. I'm reflecting. Reflecting on letting go and the growth that followed in 2016. I know, I'm really breaking the mold here =) 2016 was a year of huge changes for us. And for me that change included a lot of letting go. We said goodbye to the only home our kids had … Continue reading Reflection & Growth
Guess who woke up and was 36 today? This girl! I always ask my kids on their birthdays, do you feel any different? Bigger? Older? Well, I do! Different that is, not older or bigger, lol 🙂 It's been an amazing year, it's had its fair share of challenges, of changes, of loss and of … Continue reading Hello 36!
Perspective. Want some? This Tedx talk reminds us that sometimes it's crucial to take a step back and evaluate why we're living the way we are. What do we really need in our lives? And, what do we sacrifice in our race to keep up with the Jones's? I found this talk particularly interesting with … Continue reading M.M.: Why Do We Make Life So Hard?
"If you want to change your life you have to learn to love and believe in your future more than you love and believe in your past." Life has always been and continues to be a learning process for me. I'm a perpetual student, sometimes I hit the marks with flying colors and other times … Continue reading Motivational Mondays: Love Your Future More Than Your Past
Dear Dispatcher, I know your name but I won't say it here. Today you toned out a call for a "possible plane or hot air balloon down", the reporting party was unsure as to which. As more details emerged I could here you relaying the information to the responding parties, "parachute seen", "explosion", "fire", "smoke … Continue reading First Responders…Holding onto Hope
Where to even start with this one... You know how sometimes you come across a piece of writing, or someone says something, or a friend does something unexpected and it turns out it was exactly what you needed at that time? That's how I feel about this Tedx talk. For anybody searching for clarity about … Continue reading M.M.: Your Life IS Your Message.