• 50 Weeks til 50

    I turned 49 about two weeks ago. And it dawned on me that shortly, I’d have fifty weeks left until I turned fifty… It took a while for that to sink in. Honestly,…

  • I Am A Rebel

    I am divorced. And although I am the one who filed the paperwork, it wasn’t my choice. And, I know this goes against popular thinking, but I was an abused wife who didn’t…

  • Blessed

    For a few years now, I’ve been reading people’s “One Word” posts. I even wanted to select a word for myself. But last year, I had three words I liked and I couldn’t…

  • This Is Autism

    I first read about Suzanne Wright’s op-ed when I read John Elder Robison’s resignation from Autism Speaks. I couldn’t believe what I was reading, and I applaud Mr. Robison’s strength of character. Her…

  • 100th Post – Thanksgiving

    I find it very appropriate that my 100th post will be one of gratitude. I’ve seen a few people posting alphabetic gratitude lists on FB each day, so I would like to do…

  • Desire of My Heart

    Something happened to me at Mass today… …but it started last night. I was talking with a friend who was describing a difficult situation. My heart cried a bit for this friend and…

  • New Audio Series {Review}

    For this month’s Gabby Moms post, we were blessed with the opportunity to review a brand new audio series that Mrs. Lorrie Flem is producing through her Eternal Encouragement site. I received a…

  • Theme Songs

    When I was pregnant with each of the children, I selected a song for each of them. I’m not sure what drove my decision to do this, but each song was personal to…

  • Thoughts from a Movie

    Yesterday, I took LegoFan and Diva to the movies. We were taking advantage of Regal Cinema’s Summer Express where select movies are $1 per ticket – gotta love that price! Click on the…

  • 2012 in 2012 – Week 10

    Week Ten – not too eventful *sigh* – I found it’s much too difficult to purge when you can’t walk! My foot is healing nicely, according to my surgeon, but we did have…