Category: Mom life

Leaning into the Fear: When It’s My Child

Sometimes things just creep up on you. You’re walking along, minding your own business….you think you have things mostly figured out in your life and then BAM! life smacks you right in the f*cking face before you know what hit you. It seems when…

Taming the Misleading Heart & Mind

Like many people, most of my life has been spent on an endless search for something – happiness, peace and quiet, love, a sense of purpose. What I’ve learned is that none of those things can be had out there somewhere. No relationship will…

Nothing Is Wasted

I’m currently reading a memoir entitled The Glass Castle, by Jeanette Walls that my amazing friend sent to me with a bit of fabric I purchased from her. Seriously, my friend, Jenniffer is one of those rare gems of a human being who lights…

Mother’s Embrace

Goethe was one of the first to publicly say that the Earth is a living, breathing being and I have always believed this. All my life, any time I felt stressed out, or needed time alone, I escaped to Nature, whether it was to…

Children – the ignored population

Crossing the Border Is A Misdemeanor A misdemeanor is a crime that is more severe than a petty infraction (ie speeding), and less severe than a felony. Crossing the border in America is a misdemeanor. Based on all the hoopla regarding the undocumented immigrants…

Can Love Be Unconditional?

I love when I connect with people who make me think. This week, my cousin made me think and I appreciate her so much for the mental exercise. The Topic: Unconditional Love I thought I had this sorted out in my spirit, and I…

Finding Balance in a World Obsessed

My last post sort of spun me, not going to lie. I sat with the note from my daughter for quite a while before I decided to share. I didn’t know what to expect.  I was, in a large part, very worried about how…