Almost 15 years ago, just shy of one month, the Lord gave me the desires of my heart. I became a homeowner. At 50 years old it was thrilling, yet a bit frightening. The responsibility and the commitment to a foreclosed property was a bit overwhelming. But I knew the moment I saw it, … More As One Door Shuts…. Another Door Opens
August 9, 1982, I took a leap of faith and made the move to Milwaukee, Wisconsin. I had recently gone through a separation and was starting my life as a single parent to my two sons. I was afraid. I was determined. And I was anxious for a new beginning, in a new city. … More It’s So Hard to Say Goodbye…
I just got back from the most amazing 14 days of my life! No, I did not see majestic scenery or fabulous vacation spots. In fact, there were some days that I did not even leave the house. But what I did experience was an explosion of joy, deep in my heart, when I came … More Welcome Rowan Lee!
Sometimes you do not realize how you suppress things until you come out on the other side. I can honestly say this is the case with the last 8 months as I anticipated the arrival of my beautiful little granddaughter. I was absolutely ecstatic when I heard the news over the Thanksgiving weekend, that I … More To God Be The Glory…Great Things He Has Done!
There are many types of anniversaries we acknowledge in life. Some are joyous and some are not. But as I continue to age and understand living, I realize, the slant you put on approaching anniversaries determines the outcome, or, simply put, they are what you make of them. Specifically, while you can have anniversaries acknowledging … More Celebration or Sorrow…It is a Choice!
In about one month’s time I am going to add a new label on my name. I am going to be a grandmother, and I am so excited, it is nearly impossible for me to be still and let time prevail in the arrival of my granddaughter. My son and daughter-in-law have embraced impending parenthood … More I Am Getting Out of the Boat……
As most of my regular blog followers have noticed, I have been pretty much missing in action these past few months. While it has been my intent to post weekly blogs, I have pretty much fallen by the way side, blindsided by health issues. Without going into great detail again, since I wrote about this … More So Much To Be Grateful For….Fighting My Way Back!