Be Positive?

In the last few weeks I’ve been really struggling to maintain a positive attitude about things happening in my life.  I feel like I need to try to be perpetually happy all the time, but not everything is always positive.  Don’t get me wrong, I am so grateful for most of my circumstances.  Dominic and I are both working full time and that allows us … Continue reading Be Positive?

Me Time

My mind has been focused on the need for personal time and space this week.  Since starting my new job, my allowance for free time has become nearly non-existent.  I’m finding that setting time aside for myself has become the lowest rung on my priority list.  But, I NEED that time!  I am realizing how important it is to find even just twenty minutes for … Continue reading Me Time

Facing the Unplanned

As my daughter’s 2nd birthday approaches, I can’t help but think about the long, difficult path that brought me the most amazing little person.  Make no mistake, Alice was never unwanted just a little unexpected. When I was 18, and thought I knew everything, I found myself in a mess.  I made a snap decision to move out of my parents’ house with no real … Continue reading Facing the Unplanned