Tag Archives: Family

Oh How I’ve Missed You

Hello blogosphere, I’ve missed you! I know it has been far too long and I disappeared a bit like a flighty fling you were hoping to turn into a real relationship. Didn’t mean to drop you like a bad habit, but I’ll admit I let life get in the way.     Photo Credit: East Point […]

In Pursuit of Family – Part II

*If you missed Part I of this post from quite a while back you may want to play catch-up there first before jumping in here.* The battery of tests that were run at least lead us to the conclusion that I have Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, also called PCOS or the “Silent Killer,” and that brought […]

In Pursuit Of Family – Part I

   It took me reaching the age of 30 before I finally became comfortable in my own skin, but I’m proud of my age and not looking for an opportunity to hide it in any way. That being said, there are some things that come with being in your thirties that don’t make it as […]

Ready For Battle

When I was taught how to drive my step-dad made sure I knew how to be a defensive driver as much as a law abiding driver. He put me through the ringer during my driving lessons with him, but it made me stronger as well as proud of the extra gray hairs I caused him […]

What We Need To Be

In 2009, after one short year of marriage to the person I always believed to be my best friend, I learned a very important lesson and one that is best summarized by Max DePree: “In the end, it is important to remember that we cannot become what we need to be by remaining what we […]