December 25, 2015

Christmas Joy

There was only one thing I really wanted this Christmas....

December 23, 2015

Mom's Doctor

Last night I hurt myself by almost tripping over a long, broken plastic stick in my house that came back and whipped in the back of my calf. Not fun of course! When I woke up it was sore and slightly raised like a welt, though hard to see in the picture below.

August 16, 2015


Recently, my friend Sam shared a post on his Facebook that he said I could share here. I would love to hear what you think of what he shared.

"It's not women who need men, but rather, men who need women. A good man should treat his woman like no other could replace her, as this is a high honor in thanks to all that she does for you. 

June 04, 2015

Quarter Anyone?

I went to the library a couple days ago and there were books for sale. As I was looking through them, a young man approached the table of books as well. He was in his late teens or early twenties and spotted an adult dinosaur book with a cool, shiny graphic cover.

May 09, 2015

Mother's Day Gift

I love when my daughter fills out these things! 

April 25, 2015

A Simple Carnation...

I am not a woman who needs/wants a dozen roses.
I am not a woman who wants expensive gifts.
A simple carnation will do...

April 05, 2015

Easter Dinner?

First Easter since my husband and I separated. I woke up feeling sorta down but once my daughter came into my room to see what the Easter Bunny left I cheered up. She decided she wanted her basket in my room to see if the he would scare me in the night. Kids! Luckily he didn't.

February 08, 2015

Pieces Won't Glue Back Together...

When something happens, something that changes your life, how many tears need to be shed before you begin to feel whole again? It comes in waves, tears after tears, then subsides for a few days until another memory, another item triggers what you can not change. You are suppose to be strong but feel so weak. This is what I have been dealing with since last summer. Last summer when my husband decided we needed a break, now we are broken...