Part of self love and self care isn’t always pleasant, but it is what we call a necessary evil.
Comparison is the thief of joy!
Day 2 of a February full of love, today I again made healthier food choices. I also got on the treadmill and did some walking. How did you show yourself some love today? Matt and I are both trying to make better choices. We started yesterday, and he promptly woke up this morning and announced… Continue reading A Little More Love
“Me” time is not selfish, it is necessary!!!
Why is it that at the beach I feel so connected to God. Forget the fact that we are in a global pandemic (that I am so sick of messing up everyones life), the most politicized Presidential election of all time, raising 5 teenagers, major surgery, and dealing with aging in laws who can no… Continue reading What is it about the beach…
5 weeks ago at 45 years old, I had a total hysterectomy. I have had issues for years and my doctor and I tried every way possible to avoid this as long as we could. But it was affecting my daily life and was becoming an problem in many different ways. So add in a… Continue reading The healing is the hardest
Okay, today I am just going to be real. I feel inadequate. I feel like I am not enough! I feel like I am constantly letting someone down. I am overwhelmed. Life as a mother and wife is tough stuff! No one can prepare you for days like I had today. The hardest part, it… Continue reading Are you enough?
This mama’s heart is aching and broken. I am trying to wrap my head around this shooting in Parkland Florida. I for the life of me cannot even fathom what these people are going through. The idea of not knowing for hours where your children or spouses are. No contact, nothing but pure fear and… Continue reading A mama’s aching heart
Oh how I wish we were back in Grand Cayman. In the middle of the coldest winter we have had in 7 years, it makes me severely long for a beach. Any beach! Anyone who knows me, knows how much I love the sun and sand. The waves lapping against the shore. The salty, refreshing… Continue reading Remember your honeymoon?
I know one day I will miss it. But today I am totally exhaustified of driving my smaller humans all over creation. I am tired of coming in and out of the cold. Tired of getting interrupted every time I get into the groove of getting something accomplished. Yes, today I am grumpy. I am… Continue reading I need Jesus and a lot of grace!