Insomnia

Hello friends, So, it is approximately 12:45am CST, and even though I have an 8:00am physical therapy appointment, I am wide awake. This has been happening off and on for a couple of weeks now, but usually I fall asleep with no problem, and then wake up in the middle of the night, alert and …

Pet therapy

Hello friends, For 13 years, we enjoyed the company of two wonderful dogs, Midnight and Shadow, our Mini Schanuzers. They were brothers with lots of personality. They did everything together, and I mean everything. Shadow passes first, unexpectedly, and then a year and a half later, Midnight passed. Losing them was hard for the family, …

Slow down

Hello friends, For weeks now, my legs have been feeling really weird. Actually, it is my left leg that has been giving me the most concern. It seems like the left side of my entire body feels - different. Any issues that pop up seem to occur on the left side. Lately, it's my leg. …

Revelation 

Hello, friends, Waiting for truth to be shown to you can be a challenge at times. We all claim that we want "truth, honesty, sincerity", etc., but we are not always ready or willing to hear it and accept it when it comes. Sometimes, it's hard to deal with. Is it good for us? Yes, …

The hardest job ever

Hello friends,  Today is a day of reflection, acknowledgment and appreciation. We reflect upon the things are mothers have done for us time and time and time again, if we were blessed enough to have a good relationship with her. I understand that not everyone had that experience. Some of us had rough experiences because …

What are you doing?

Hello friends, This is the question we have heard since we were small children, "What are you doing?" But, friends, have you really answered it? Have you even really thought about it? The word "doing", by itself, is a gerund, a verb acting as a noun, for you non-grammarians out there.  In this question, someone …

Sail away

Hello, friends, It has been a fun and exciting week! For the past seven days, I have been cruising the Western Caribbean with my family. We left from Port Canaveral, Florida, and it was my first time in Florida as well. Crazy as you might imagine, Florida during Spring Break! Once we were on the …