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One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

Sometimes life conspires to frustrate my best intentions.

About six months ago, I began learning tai chi. One of my sons practiced wushu, a related martial art, in college, and he repeatedly told me tai chi will help me live longer. 756 more words


The Journey Stagnates

Thanks for joining me!

Truth has no path. Truth is living and, therefore, changing. Awareness is without choice, without demand, without anxiety; in that state of mind, there is perception.

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Speak Up!

After the recommendation was given, I sat in silence. I didn’t want to believe what the doctor was saying. I heard both good and bad things, but after all that I’ve been through, I didn’t want to face another failure or painful thing. 835 more words

Postpartum Anxiety

Eating Disorder- My Coping Skills

Hey everyone! Sorry it has been over a week since my last post (once again haha), I have taken some time off to really concentrate on myself. 493 more words


Good & Grief

The start of a journey alone.

If there are no dogs in Heaven, I want to go where they went. — Will Rogers

I think what I miss the most is having my morning coffee with him in the morning.

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Hello? I'm Afraid I Can't...

Those closest to me will be familiar with the phrase that I have used for the title of this post. Unfortunately I am having to say it to more people and on more occasions that I would like. 622 more words

Day To Day Life

The Alphabet Letters

I’m sitting in the loft at my house, crafting and cutting these intricate and completely adorable alphabet letters not fully wanting to give my beloved & previous EC SPED students back to their teacher on Thursday. 162 more words