I’ve been a single mother since 2008. Raising a teenager is not for the faint at heart. I read recently that doing life alone isn’t God’s perfect plan for us. All of this was new to me. I had been married most of my adult life, but all of a sudden I became responsible…… Continue reading You Can Do This
It is getting warmer. Spring is officially here. I love the spring and warmer weather, but my AC unit is not working properly. When I turn on the air, the house gets warmer and the internal temperature goes up about three degrees. So, I turn it back off. I had to contact my landlord. Within…… Continue reading How Can I Help
What we are waiting for is not as important as what happens to us while we are waiting. Trust the process. Mandy Hale Last week I was browsing through one of my grandson’s library book. It was about Morkies. I had…… Continue reading Waiting for Teddy Bear
Over the past few weeks, I have been super busy. At times my responsibilities feel a little overwhelming, but I try to stay focused on what’s important: taking care of my myself and taking care of my grandson. I would not label myself as a ‘busy bee’ but at this point in my life I’m learning how to really love…… Continue reading Loving Life
For some time, I have been searching for a small house or a 2-3 bedroom condo. I desire to move to a place that I can call my own. I live in temporary housing now-rental property. Home is where the heart is. Well, my heart is not in this house. I can’t paint the walls…… Continue reading A Place Called Home
I remember reading a lot when I was a young girl. Books were my friends. I grew up in a large family. My mom gave birth to twelve children. Only ten of us lived to become adults. Even though my siblings were always around, I felt alone. Maybe that was because I was the youngest…… Continue reading Books Are My Friends
On yesterday as I started to prepare dinner, I realized I didn’t know where the pepper was and all I could remember was my grandson wanting pepper on his fries. I was making steak and potatoes for dinner and I had already placed the other seasonings on the steak. I had sliced my onion…… Continue reading I Found the Pepper!