I have a dream - The 50th anniversary

Today is special day in history. A day that should overshadow Miley Cyrus, Robin Thicke, twerking, and the VMA's.... a day that is memorable for so many reason. Today is the 50th anniversary of the march on Washington, called the march for jobs and freedom. But it is more well known for the moving speech that Dr. Martin Luther King gave that day.I wrote about it, my thoughts on where we are now, and more on my blog. I hope that you stop by and check it out. ...more

Mom Fail?

Lately conversations with my oldest have been strained…. tense… or whatever you want to call it. But today I feel like today was a total mom fail (again)....more

A New Life

Time passes. Days… weeks… months.The anticipation is almost over & excitement takes over.But other feelings sneak in… fear, happiness, anxiety, & pain.It starts with a twinge, a trickle, a gush, or an appointment.Pain. Pain like I’ve never known.It’s excruciating & I feel like I’m being tore apart.I want nothing more than to be done. I’m tired.But the end is close as the pain increases.Push, count, push, count.Finally I hear a little cry.Tear fall from my eyes as I cradle my baby close to me....more
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I originally posted this on my blog as part of the prompt for The Red Dress Writing ClubI could never have imagined that it would happen to me. Never in a million years. Not me. Not ever....more

Blogging with Integrity

I originally posted this on my blog but felt that I needed to share it.Let’s start with a definition from the Merriam-Webster dictionary and what it says about integrity....more