One of my favorite things about New Year’s Eve is reflecting on the last year. This has been such a year of growth for me, but I can’t discount all that has gotten me here over the past decade since we are also rolling into a new one. I started the decade as a 20-year-old … Continue reading Oh, Hey 2020
If I could go back in time and talk to this girl, I would have so much to tell her. This girl was in the middle of a divorce. She was lost, and afraid to be alone. She wasn’t sure how she was capable of tackling this world alone. She did not know if she … Continue reading If I could talk to her
I apologize for the lack of writing or responding to things on here. I’ve just been in a really strange headspace lately, and I didn’t really feel like writing because I thought it would be a little bit darker than the way that I like to portray myself. I’ve been negative and “down” (that’s the … Continue reading Headspace
I can honestly say, June 18th, 2014 was the worst day of my life. But, wow, has it changed me for the better. On June 18, 2014 I woke up on day three of my body feeling weird and tingly, but this day was different. It had spread to the entire left side of my … Continue reading 5 Years of my MS Journey
I was recently asked to share my story about how I have prevailed in some aspect of my life. This was shared on social media and I am so excited about the feedback I have received. I have made new friends in women that have reached out to talk, and connected with old friends who … Continue reading She Prevails
Play the hand you’re dealt, and trust that God is Sovereign. This was a small part of our church service yesterday. This was shared by our pastor from his friend’s social media post. At first you read this and you think “sure, great words to live by” but it turns out that this woman has … Continue reading Play the hand you’re dealt, and trust that God is Sovereign.
Today was a very strange day, with a lot of small things that happened and made it a big-ish day. To explain fully, I have to backtrack a little bit to Friday night. My company had their annual Christmas party, and for the first time I took a date. (Okay, maybe now I feel like … Continue reading Little big moments
It’s 6:30am and I have been in bed for about 30 minutes delaying getting up. I’m heading to St Louis with my mom and my boys today so that I can see my brother, SIL and their girls. I am so excited. But I am also annoyed. My left arm and left knee are really … Continue reading Symptomatic Saturday