Hello! It's been a busy end of summer. I moved, started a new job, and began the back to school hustle with Sophia. Momma is tired. I did my best to get us off to a great start and work out the kinks. I was very conscious of my limits and listened to my body … Continue reading Purposeful Pause
I’m stepping out here believing in MYSELF! A bold sentence, a big step forward for me. I knew with starting over I did not want to live a life of restrictions or in the shadows of what happened in the past. Yes, I’m starting over but I come with a lot of valuable gems for … Continue reading Bold Step Forward
After the storm is a sunny day. All you need is one. When life feels a little gloomy, rest. Take your life off for a while. Easy to say it in hindsight but I am acknowledging that I do need a break every now and then. Do something away from the traditional to do list. … Continue reading Keep On Moving
Every parent deserves a break. I mean every parent does their best to keep their child safe, happy and cared for. Yet, when your child’s care turns into a 24-hours around the clock shifts alone its exhausting. Like new baby exhaustion, except when your time Is done watching your child you have to get up … Continue reading Moment of TRUTH
This weekend was another milestone for Sophia. We went to the mall without her wheelchair. What an emotional experience it was. I feel incredibly proud of her, making her way down the foyer just holding my hand. I was aware of everything around us. I wanted to protect her from onlookers and people who walk … Continue reading Mall Gladness
Life throws curves our way daily and the choice is yours to respond radically with solutions, or in panic and despair. This happened to me this week with a situation I didn’t anticipate. I had an interview set for 5PM on Monday, the time which my daughter is usually picked up from the bus by … Continue reading Oh, The Places We Will GO!
It's the day of love, Valentine’s Day!! I can go on about how it's commercialized and takes the value away from what love truly means, instead I will discuss what it means to me. February 14th is my mother’s birthday. She naturally was me and my siblings valentine each year. When my siblings and I … Continue reading Missing My Valentine