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because life has ups and downs…

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

All You Have to Do is Reach for It

I’m currently reading Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer. If you haven’t read this book, you might want to give it a try. The story is about a young man who grew … Continue reading

April 24, 2018 · Leave a comment