sharing the stairs

because life has ups and downs…

Don’t Be Afraid to Do the Work

When I wrote my book, LIFEGUARD, I specifically wanted it to be a book and workbook in one. My vision was for readers to learn about my personal struggles and … Continue reading

October 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

A Disney Family Holiday

Do you ever have those moments when you wish you could freeze time? Those moments when you want to stay in your Fantasyland a little bit longer? That was me … Continue reading

December 31, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Youngest Child

My husband and I have five kids between us. We were both married before and brought two kids each into our marriage. I had a girl and a boy. He … Continue reading

December 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Find Your Sages and Share Their Stories

My grandmother was a wise woman. She used to say that age was just a number and that she hoped to have “a lot of numbers!” This lady never acted … Continue reading

November 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

People Remember How You Made Them Feel

I chose the title of this blog from my favorite Maya Angelou quote, which goes like this: “People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but … Continue reading

November 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

Lessons for the Valleys of Life

I have a friend at work who was recently diagnosed with cancer. He has been tested for just about every illness under the sun for the past few months with … Continue reading

October 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

What to Say When There are No Words

I have a side hustle as a stylist for a premium clothing company. One of the ladies at our home office recently suffered the unimaginable. I’m not here to tell … Continue reading

August 9, 2018 · Leave a comment