Category: gratitude

A few days ago I had a blood transfussion….


A few days ago I had a blood transfusion….. Sometimes we don’t realize how life is wearing us down. We might realize we are wearing down but not know why or what to do. I had an operation and then extra bleeding. My hemoglobin, which was already low (operation was to stop bleeding problems), dropped…read more.

Onion Layers


Before you start reading, you should know this is a very long and very reflective post. It may be that it is really only for my own conscious recharging and healing. But I share it, in case it can bring similar healing to another. If the it isn’t your “cup-of-tea” and you don’t want to…read more.

Making It Be For Good


There is a scripture that I often think of. It says, All things work together for the good of them that love the Lord. All things. This morning I woke up early. After a trip to the bathroom and a little time trying to clean out my sinuses I was laying down again. Awake. I…read more.

As I work towards my dreams


June 29, 2016 I have mentioned limiting beliefs before. I would like to talk a bit more about them. As I have been pursuing a better me, I have crossed paths with people who have taught me this concept. Based on experiences in our lives we unconsciously adopt beliefs from which we operate. ┬áSometimes these…read more.

I Choose Gratitude


Depression is something that I have struggled with for years. I have been blessed with a very supportive husband, inspired counselors and the use of medicine. Since my official diagnosis in 2008 my life has been a journey of learning how to manage the depression so I can live a fulfilling life. For me, even…read more.

Going Forward


My going phrase from my power hour today: “Do it smiling. One Step at a Time.” I thought I needed it for one set of thoughts, but my husband introduced a whole new line of thinking this morning. This new set of questions requires analysis, soul searching and decision making. It could be overwhelming, if…read more.

Nuggets from the trenches


My goal with these posts is to share something that helps someone in the trenches of parenting. Sometimes, I wish that I were an expert, who could give that profound thought, ┬áthat would be the “ah-ha moment” that will change someone’s parenting forever, in positive ways. But after I had committed to do this blog,…read more.