Strong Independent Woman

I was having a tough day last week. Yesterday. Today. Well… to be honest I’ve been having a lot of tough days for a while now. Working from home full time while having my son at home and trying to get him to do schoolwork each day for three and a half months. Just the […]

Thank You

It’s been a long quiet few years here on my blog. I’m sure you’ve heard the crickets chirping or the tumbleweeds rolling about. I am very sorry for that and wanted to take a moment to say thank you. Thank you to all of you who continued to keep me on your list even though there […]

Merely A Passenger

There are days I am happy and joyful, full of love, kindness and a zest for life. I call friends, make plans, laugh at things because I genuinely feel happy. I wish there were more of those days. More often than not I am fighting just to get out of bed in the mornings. On days when […]

Depression Seeps In – REPOST

I originally wrote this post when I first started this blog over two years ago. I had no audience then, nobody who knew me from Adam, but I felt it was important to share. I’ve gotten much more personal since then and hope I can continue to be honest about the things that are going on […]

Sick and Tired!

As some of you know, I’ve been quite ill the past little while. More than a little while actually. It’s been over a month now and frankly, I’m sick and tired of feeling sick and tired. It started as a simple cold which quickly led to bronchitis. I’ve had bronchitis before, and although it is […]


Sometimes you just need to cry, without really knowing why. Your eyes well up, your chest tightens and your tears start. Slow at first, tentative, not sure what they are doing or why they have formed. Then they begin to flow, something in you lets go and the flood starts. Your breath catches, shallow, and your chest […]

Depression Seeps In

I have been thinking about depression the last few days. I know, taboo subject. We all experience depression at some point in our lives. Some mildly so, but others require major medication and medical care. Maybe just for a few days here and there, maybe for a lifetime. I am one of the mildly so […]