Everyone has heard the expression, "it'll come back and bite you in the ass." That could not be truer in my case. My first blog post talked about how I became a single mother (for those of you that didn't get a chance to read it, check it out here. I remember I had made… Continue reading It always comes back to “bite you in the a**”
I was looking for something in my closet when I came across my journal from when Mike passed away. I didn't journal religiously but I did write whenever I was feeling depressed or was missing him. Sometimes I was just so overwhelmed or stressed that I needed an outlet. That's where my trusty purple journal… Continue reading A Step Back In Time: Journal Entries of a Widow
Ever have that feeling like you should be doing more than you already are? I know I have. Being a single mom already comes with its stresses and never ending to do list but I feel like I should just be doing MORE. I've tried to be ok with what I do and be ok… Continue reading Restless in Seattle (well outside of Seattle)
Like many of you, I didn't plan on being a single mom. I had my life planned out: college, marriage, kids, grandkids, etc. What I got instead was: marriage, college, kids, suicide, single mom. Yes, I said suicide. Everyone has their story as to how they became a single mom. I didn't think I would… Continue reading Life Unexpected….My Story.
My brother in law and a few close friends of mine currently serve our country. It is because of them that I am able to sit here on my couch with my girls and write this post. I am so proud of them for their service and their dedication to this country. I am proud… Continue reading Honoring Those Who Have Served or Currently Serve