Monday, Wicked Monday

Well, it’s Monday, and I  am blogging. Go me! But, I find myself at a bit of a loss this morning… Last night my husband asked me what my favorite part of the weekend was, and I said, “What did we do on Friday?” Yeah, it was a busy, wonderful weekend, but I’m not sure…

Lost and Found

I LOST my freedom, for sure. I LOST my figure, kind of. I LOST time, where is it? I LOST health, please HELP me! I LOST patience, we all do. I LOST time, I said that!! I FOUND beauty, in every moment. I FOUND two girls to love! I FOUND more love than ever. I…

She Talks, And You Listen!

1.) Write a poem inspired by the last conversation you had with your child. This is the prompt I have chosen today from Mama Kat. I am SO thankful for her!! She helps make Thursday writing easier, and thus helps shape up the whole week! She’s hilarious, too! If you haven’t checked her out yet,…

I’m Afraid of Losing

I’m afraid of losing my Social Security benefits. Wow, I actually said that out loud. When I was awarded Social Security Disability benefits I was told, by the judge, that my case would be reevaluated in three years. I’ve been prepared for that date. I know they may deem me healthy enough to work at that point. And,…

Sisters = Best Friends!

My girls are becoming friends! It is a beautiful thing to watch. I was making a bottle for Claire yesterday, when I heard Lizzy-Jane laughing uproariously. She was sitting by Claire’s swing playing with her. A minute later…I heard Claire, five month old Claire, laughing, too! It melted my heart.            …

New Life!

“The thief does not come except to steal, and to kill, and to destroy, I have come that they may have life, and that they may have it more abundantly.” John 10:10 A new baby was born! And, ah what a miraculous joy that is!! My brother and sister-in-law had their newest baby. A daughter….

Looking Forward: Learning to Pace Myself

Well, I’m sure you know this, but I’ve been gone for  a WHOLE month. A little more actually. I, again, started to think that I would never come back to blogging…that the depression would take me away to a *forever* prison, and NEVER let me go. But, I did get my release today. A kind…