Nine years later

Happy Veterans Day: This time nine years ago I was preparing to go to #bootcamp. From sunny ☀️ #florida I made the trip to #chicago to spend 10 weeks in boot camp. Yep I was there through the winter. After a bunch of immunizations, cafeteria food, and marching through #snow ❄️, three wisdom teeth extractions,Continue reading “Nine years later”

Let Go and Let God

Let go and Let God I heard for the first time about five years ago. At first I would say it over the big obstacle I was facing. At that time my husband I abandoning myself and our children. Then the daily small stuff that annoyed me. But today the meaning is something much moreContinue reading “Let Go and Let God”

Saved by the Essential Oil!

Ok, so you know the struggle is real! Mom life is something that compares to nothing else! Little people with limited comprehension, reasoning skills, not impulse control are counting on you for everything! Their entire well being falls on your hands and even though there are multiple different approaches, the desire to provide your absoluteContinue reading “Saved by the Essential Oil!”

I am Enough

These are the hardest things I have ever had to try to say. For deep seeded reason, saying I am enough to myself is a struggle. Just getting the words out. When I tell people my story many have responded that I should write a book or movie about it. Quite crazy the desperate andContinue reading “I am Enough”

Haters, Bakers, and Holiday shakers

Hey how are you? It’s December. This month can bring out the worst in people. It can bring out the depression, the chill, the Scrooge’s of the world. It can also bring out the closet singers, really tacky clothing, and also obnoxiousness! Please don’t give him another drink!!! Nevertheless, it really is a season likeContinue reading “Haters, Bakers, and Holiday shakers”