Mother’s day is once a year!

Mother’s day is once a year!

May 06

                  As I sit here and think about Mother’s day it brings joy and tears to my eyes. “A mother’s love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity, it dates all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.” ―Agatha Christie, “The Last Séance” I think about when my kids...

Love or hate Valentine’s day?

Love or hate Valentine’s day?

Feb 12

                    Oh Valentine’s day, how I love you and hate you at the same time. Therapists say that Valentine’s day is the most disappointing day of the year for their clients. It can be amazing for one person and lead another person into a state of  depression. This V day can change from year to year in your life too. One year...

Standing up for your respect!

Standing up for your respect!

Jul 07

If you allow others to disrespect you as a rule, everyone assumes you don’t mind. (I just read that and it hit me like a ton of bricks! Where was this all the years ago when I needed it, or maybe I wouldn’t have understood it until I reached this point in my life.) And to top it off, probably no one is really aware of your silent suffering — other than those who might be going...

Take the pressure off of Valentine’s day!

Take the pressure off of Valentine’s day!

Feb 11

It’s the week of Love! How’s your love life?  Or I should say, how is your life of Love? When I was a child my dad would get each of his 4 daughters a valentine, it was always a piece of gold jewelry and a amazing card that he had spent days of searching to get the perfect card for the right child and  a chocolate heart filled with assorted chocolates that I would bite into each...

The real Sisterhood!

The real Sisterhood!

May 28

  The close relationship among women based on shared experiences and concerns. A bond between two or more girls, not always related by blood.  They always tell the truth, honor each other, and love each other like sisters.  This is what is defined as sisterhood in the dictionary.   Sometimes when we hear Sisterhood it might not always bring up happy feelings if you have a blood...