Today, I want to take a minute and share with you what has been happening for the last several months. In great part, writing this post is also about catharsis, but if you've been reading my blogs for any length of time, you also know that I feel it is very important to me to … Continue reading True Stories About The Medical System
As most parts of the U.S. is trying to recover from a massive snowstorm (the closest we had was an hour away), I'm finding myself trying to take a few minutes to breathe, catch up and get an update posted. It's not that there hasn't been anything to talk about. There's been a lot of … Continue reading That’s Not Rain….
It's been raining here in the desert today, a beautiful day. Kind of romantic even. It's the end of Valentine's Day. It's quiet now. I had only one wedding to perform today. It was a nice one, older retired couple. Those are sometimes the best weddings to be part of. With older couples, they already … Continue reading At The End Of The Day
I have to start with this. I can't say I love my job. The manager and I don't get along, there's never enough time to get everything done, and I always feel like I'm fixing a problem that someone else created. But I do Love my job! Even with all of the problems that go … Continue reading A Little Help In Small Places
A few months ago, my husband and I were having a conversation about how there is no real community anymore. He's right. There isn't. Communities, in the sense of who you live in a geographical area with, don't exist anymore. We have online communities, organizational communities, service communities, but we don't have neighborhood or town … Continue reading Community Is Where You Find It
I've already spoken about how much last year, quite frankly, really sucked. It was devastating emotionally, draining physically, and my stress levels skyrocketed beyond belief. I am grateful to say that so far, this year is already different. I'm not going to tell you that life is easier than last year. It's not. We've had … Continue reading New Year, New Opportunities, New Growth
Happy New Year to everyone! Last year was a particularly difficult losses and lots of changes. I'm happy to say that we've made it through and things are getting better. I hope the same for all of you. The new job is going well. Retail is difficult enough and this time of year it's always … Continue reading Happy New Year