• Choose Happy

    Why are we never happy?It’s a Monday, we wish it were Friday.It’s summer, we wish it were fall.It’s chilly, we wish it were warmer.It’s rainy, we wish it were sunny.It seems as though, no matter what the situation, we always…

  • The Constant Battle

    I’m talking to you today.  You need to read this.   The voice in your head , it’s in my head too.   This battle is daily, often hourly, and sometimes takes a minute-by-minute approach to combat.  I know I’m…

  • To Do List

    It’s 3:19pm.  My intention after church was to put on my pjs and sit on the couch with a cup of tea and just let Pinterest have its way with me.  Well, I made it into my pajamas by 11am…

  • One Moment for Another

    Do you ever feel like a moment, maybe even this moment, is meant for someone else?  It’s an odd feeling really, like you’re living that very second for another person — be it a tiny human being, a friend, spouse, or…

  • I Find Myself Thinking

    Here I go, thinking again.  I should know better but does that stop me?  No.  Never seems to.  Thoughts wander in and I allow them to take shape in my mind, moving about in the most private parts of my…

  • People

    There are a lot of different categories in this world when it comes to people but today, I’m concentrating on two.  These two may have the absolute best intentions but can often be perceived quite differently than they would like…

  • Happy Wife, Happy Life

    A wife is something special.  If she weren’t, what would be the point of marriage?  I mean, if two people love each other, what is the point in standing in front of a few (or many) people we know, exchanging…

  • User Error

     Do you realize that typically, we are the ones who set our own limitations? I say typically because there are certain physical limitations we cannot change and rules we must abide by but otherwise, we set our expectations high but…

  • Guacamole

    I won’t apologize for making guacamole. I don’t need to justify that I’ve spent my time mashing avocados, squeezing limes and adding a dash of sugar. Those delicate little leaves of cilantro, so perfectly chosen will add the final touches.…

  • Cilantro

      There I was, making guacamole, trying to pick off the perfect leaves of cilantro. When I was done selecting just the right amount, I decided to pick off all of the bad leaves or those that were going bad.…