Tag Archives: from the heart

To Trust Or Not To Trust…

Trust. Firm belief in, confidence. This is something I have given out to easily in the past and at times have been very stingy with. Trust is something valuable, something that needs to be earned and respected. Starting as far … Continue reading

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No More Shame!

I guess it’s because I had always held office type jobs before having kids, but when I stopped doing home daycare at the end of this past Summer, I was actually embarrassed of the job I did get just one … Continue reading

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Not Your Stereotypical Single Mom Part 2: A Realization

As I’ve been on this single mom journey, I’ve seen a few responses to people finding out I’m on this parenting journey alone. I’ve realized that people see single parenting in some strange ways… “Oh wow! You’re so brave!” Am … Continue reading

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Not Your Stereotypical Single Mom Part 1: A Challenge

I never wanted to be a single mom. But I am. So I find myself on a road I didn’t chose or plan, but I’m trying my darndest to make the best of it. My kids are happier than they … Continue reading

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“Future” – not “Dream”

A certain number of years ago when I was a newly licensed driver, I wanted a big truck! My first car ended up being a Mercedes Benz!! Yes! And… I paid for it myself! It was a 1975 Mercedes Benz … Continue reading

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Wave or Octopus?!?!

I saw another blogger share this photo the other day… And at first I just found it to be hilarious. Then I was thinking about it… this is so similar to something I’ve said recently. Some friends are seasonal friends … Continue reading

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I’m trying to be more intentional. I’ve noticed lately that my friends and I will say “We need to get together soon!” when texting, but… it never happens. I decided while with some of my really good friends that I … Continue reading

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Should we panic? Should we worry?

During our vacation my kids and I had a day on our own to just adventure and be together. After our morning classes with our friends, we went fishing. We didn’t catch anything, but we had a lot of fun … Continue reading

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Come with me!!

A day at the beach with one of my dearest friends, her two precious kiddos and my own two kiddos. A beautiful day, perfect weather and a lesson from The Lord. That’s part of what happened and inspired this post. … Continue reading

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Is it REALLY Random?

Random. This is a word defined as “made, done, happening, or chosen without method or conscious decision.”¬† Notice that last part…¬†without… conscious decision. Not long ago someone added me to a group on Facebook that had something to do with … Continue reading

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