Lazy Lies

I've spent a majority of my life believing I'm lazy, and yet I had a hard time resting today. How does that make any sense? See, I keep 3 of my grandchildren 4 days a week. My other 2 (soon to be 3) grandchildren were here over the weekend as well with my daughter. Sunday, … Continue reading Lazy Lies

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Is Rey As Boring As Me?

Reason #31 I am boring... Feast your eyes on this masterpiece. I dressed up as Rey from Star Wars: The Force Awakens for Halloween last year. I fabricated most of what you see in the picture. I will say I was pretty proud of myself when it all came together! As I walked around my neighborhood with my grandbabies trick-or-treating, … Continue reading Is Rey As Boring As Me?

Trampoline O’ Success

Sometimes I feel like a trampoline. Because of who I am, people regularly "leap" from my support straight into their success. I do not think this is a bad thing, per se, but it often leaves me wondering "where is my trampoline o' success?" or at the very least "where is the credit for catapulting them forward?". Oh that … Continue reading Trampoline O’ Success

What Happens When Freedom Sets You Adrift?

Free After years of being held emotionally captive, a recent event severed the ties that had me bound and I was set free. He made a choice to finally let me go. It was conscience and intentional. It was shocking. We'd been estranged for years and years at my choice. It was the only way I … Continue reading What Happens When Freedom Sets You Adrift?

The Struggle; Me, Hope, Cheese, Whine, and a Pool

Writing Challenge Day 8 - Share something you struggle with. I struggle with ... me. That sounds stupid. What kind of person struggles with themselves? This kind of person I suppose, because I am struggling with me. That is the way it feels most of the time. This grand battle ensues in my own mind daily; I … Continue reading The Struggle; Me, Hope, Cheese, Whine, and a Pool

Has Anyone Seen the Keys…to my heart?

Writing Challenge Day 6 - Five keys to win my heart Laughter - Make me laugh. Laugh with me. Be silly with me until we giggle uncontrollably. Laughter truly is good medicine and for me has a serious bonding effect. It does the heart, mind, soul, and body good. Adoration - Tell me I'm pretty and make me believe it. I … Continue reading Has Anyone Seen the Keys…to my heart?