The feeling of dread wouldn’t leave me. My mind was stuck in a rut by thoughts of impending disaster coming our way. Thoughts of us losing everything and being left alone in our time of need. Thoughts of us not being able to recover from our loss. Thoughts of being destitute and desperate. Thoughts of shame. Continue reading
I get up early in the mornings, shower, dress, and grab something to eat right before I head out the door. I then spend my 15-20 minutes of driving time to finish dressing on my way to work. Continue reading
As young children, Christmas and summer vacation couldn’t come soon enough. We waited anxiously as the months dragged by and were not as thrilled when September rolled around, signaling the beginning of a new school year. Continue reading
With only a few days left until Christmas, there are still cards to mail, gifts to wrap, bags to pack, stockings to stuff, lights to put up, cookies to bake, and parties to attend.
If that’s you, then maybe it’s time Continue reading
He walked right up to me. His face inches away from mine. And with a hint of disgust in his voice, he muttered, “You’re just common folk!” Continue reading
I spent most my morning watching one video after another on decluttering, organizing, downsizing, minimalism, etc. I was greatly encouraged, because one of my personal desires is to live a life of simplicity.
You see, I hate clutter! It causes stress, frustration, anxiety, and depression. When it becomes unmanageable, it’s actually managing you. Continue reading
It was a minor fender bender. I was slowly backing out of the Wal-Mart parking space when . . . CRUNCH!!
I was in total disbelief! This really can’t be happening to me right now!
But it was. Continue reading