Living Two Lives…

For those who face the struggles of depression and anxiety , it often feels like you are forced to live two very different lives. There's the life that the world sees - full of laughter, smiles, and even success. There's a fear with letting them see the real you, because they will never understand. Then … Continue reading Living Two Lives…

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Are you ready?

It is an amazing feeling to know in your heart that there is not a single thing you can't accomplish, if you just put your mind to it. The sky truly is the limit!! With my various battles over my lifetime, I used to doubt this aspect for myself. But I have found that as … Continue reading Are you ready?

Time for an honest talk…

What a day! I have struggled and struggled today to focus on what to share. My mind kept drawing a blank. I wonder why that is? Have I possibly run out of things to say? Highly doubtful, seeing as here I am randomly spouting off. I was looking through my personal Facebook page earlier, and … Continue reading Time for an honest talk…

Take off the blinders, and really look at life!!

As we go through our daily life, we come upon many different, and sometimes difficult, people and/or situations. We are usually very quick to try and judge, or blame, our downfalls on these things. But what if we take a different approach to that for a change. We need each and every experience that comes … Continue reading Take off the blinders, and really look at life!!

PSA….remember our elderly family!!!

How do you know when to step in? I’m currently in the process of reversing the caregiver roles with both my parents, and my father-in-law. Each situation presents its own set of issues and difficulties, and lately, they all seem to be taking a bit of a toll on me. Due to my need to … Continue reading PSA….remember our elderly family!!!

A little self-evaluation is good every once in awhile…

How do I write today? My mind is heavy with all kinds of thoughts, but how do I choose what needs to be said? It all comes down to I feel like every post should have meaning, and substance. But, I'm sure that is only the standard I have put upon myself. Essentially, I should … Continue reading A little self-evaluation is good every once in awhile…

Her light was fading fast….

As the light quickly fades from her eyes, the reality of her life becomes so visible. All she ever wanted, or tried to do, was to please and take care of everyone else. She never figured herself into the equation of anything that she did. And because she felt like such a failure at the … Continue reading Her light was fading fast….