What If It’s Me?

Life seems to be this churning of people and events coming into and out of our lives continuously. Sometimes we are joyful when something comes, sometimes when it goes, and often we are frustrated or even devastated when events happen, or don’t happen. It’s interesting to observe just how uncomfortable people become when what is…

Motivation Monday? How about every day!

There is a trending topic each week on certain social media sites called “Motivation Mondays” and I often find myself scrolling through the posts, well, looking for motivation. What I’ve discovered is that motivation must be completely personal. What motivates you doesn’t necessarily spark anything in me. Quotes like these: “Do not go where the…

Photo by Drew Emborsky, 2017

I Can Do This

I’ve read more than once the saying “you are either moving forward or moving backward, there is no standing still”. I’m not sure I believe that 100% because I definitely have had periods where it just seems like everything is standing still. I’ve kind of felt like I’ve been in that place now for a…

Mother’s Day 2007

Through a weird twist of fate my original blog got eaten by Internet gnomes. And as I go along I am able to re-capture some of the posts via the online backup service called Wayback Machine. Unfortunately the lion share of the posts are long gone, but every once in a while I come across…