And Take The Rest As It Happens

Make the best use of what is in your power, and take the rest as it happens. ~ Epictetus No one ever told me how emotionally devastating it is to send your child off to college.  I've watched it portrayed on television, in movies and I've watched my sister struggle through the emotional circus but … Continue reading And Take The Rest As It Happens


I Love The Person She Has Become

I watch her as she handles life, friends, school and responsibility and I think to myself, "I love the person she has become."  As a mother, one of our many worries in life is who our children will grow up to be.  Will they aspire to greatness?  Will they know happiness?  Will they be good people?  Will they … Continue reading I Love The Person She Has Become

A Bitter Pill

One of life's most bitter pills to swallow is the realization that perhaps you haven't quite conquered the pain of your past demons.  Sometimes these pesky guys find a way into your everyday life no matter how hard you have worked to overcome them.   At that moment, your heart splits wide open as your mind beats you up for … Continue reading A Bitter Pill