anxiety, daily life, depression, family life, hope

Finding My Forgotten Thoughts of Thankfulness

Before I lay down my head...should I start a sentence with "before"?I never took a writing class but some rules I vaguely remember.I just feel like emptying my head before going to bed to think of other things. I just feel I want to leave you with something.Something I am not even sure will be… Continue reading Finding My Forgotten Thoughts of Thankfulness

Encouragement, hope, inspiration, motivation, patriot

Reflecting Thoughts…Can I Change a Thing?

I like to reflect on the times we live in, because of others who stood in the gap for me. Those who did what I could not. Those so brave to lay it all on the line for me. Having so many patriots in my own family, and others, who have made an impression on… Continue reading Reflecting Thoughts…Can I Change a Thing?

daily life, Encouragement, hope, inspiration, motivation

Maybe There is Something Good About This

Things seem dismal and grey, especially if you live in Minnesota, this time of year.The house seems a little chilly, but I could turn up the thermostat.Sometimes we can do something about our circumstances, but just choose not to.I brush my teeth without turning on the light....what's the point?I save what little bit I can,… Continue reading Maybe There is Something Good About This

Encouragement, hope, inspiration, love

A Hand Reaching Out

What do I have to share? My story...my experience. Sure...I would have done things differently, knowing now what I didn't know then.Can I make something good out of this mess I left behind. The messy black mark on mytimeline of my life? I hope so...if not....what good am I? I must not keep this wisdom… Continue reading A Hand Reaching Out