The Reunion

Maybe its the addition of social media or maybe it is simply that I am older, but high school reunions no longer terrify me.   I will say that high school is probably the most challenging social experiment that people are exposed to .  I enjoyed my experience going to an all girls Catholic high… Continue reading The Reunion

Morning Retake

It’s my fault.   When I assume that things are going to go a certain way, then I set myself up for disappointment.  Today wasn’t any different.   When Brian wasn’t easily roused to get moving this morning, I was instantly annoyed.  Actually, if I am going to be honest, I was pissed.    Since,… Continue reading Morning Retake

Truth Serum

So today I celebrated twenty-three years of marriage with the best guy I know.  Honestly, this marriage thing is hard.   In the years we have been together, we have walked through, and not very gracefully, the birth of a special needs child, alcoholism, job losses, separation, health issues, money issues, deaths of loved ones,… Continue reading Truth Serum

Get Your Happy On

Sometimes I like to reconstruct my life like a crime scene, minus the chalk outline, to piece together my own journey and see the progressive.  Amazingly enough, I am pretty inspired by the accomplishments and know there is so much more that lies in wait for me.   You know, I am no longer afraid… Continue reading Get Your Happy On