Resilience: Build Skills To Keep You Moving Forward

Resilience (or resiliency) is our ability to rebound from tough times and obstacles we face in life. It allows us to adapt and bounce back when things don’t go as planned. Resiliency is a very powerful tool to learn and will come in handy throughout one’s life....more

Just One of Them Days

It started off like any other ordinary day. I woke feeling refreshed with a small list of tasks to complete. I sat down and did some social media tasks for the blog post that day. Baby Boy slept for awhile before coming to find me. I held and rocked him back to sleep. After finishing some blogging, I went to start a household task, Baby Boy wanted to be near me, so he tagged along while I got started. The task went well enough and I finished the first and second step without any issues....more

There is beauty in death from transformation.

photo from "If you bring forth what is inside you what is inside you will save you,if you do not bring forth what is inside you,what is inside you will destroy you"--Gospel according to Thomas.....more

Eighteen Years and Counting

Dear Mom,Today marks a pivotal moment in our relationship. Eighteen years ago, my life changed forever when I held your hand for the very last time. At just 18, I had no idea what would come next. Up until that moment, I had been busy planning my senior prom, anticipating high school graduation, fighting with my loser boyfriend and dreaming about my first day of college—all with your help....more