This has been a fantastic month, despite the challenges I still find myself going through. But unfortunately, it looks like August has come to an end, and the end of summer will soon follow. It also means that it’s time for me to choose a new blog topic for the month of September. August was … More Winding Down the In-Between
Why would this be significant? Well, this necklace used to be a source of shame for me. It was given to me by the man I had my last “serious” relationship with. A very married man. I am not proud of my behavior and perhaps I should not be so open about my mistake because … More I Wore My Cross Necklace Today
Greetings my lovely readers! Okay, it’s not a party. But I have started a Facebook page to complement my blog. The page will of course keep you in touch with my blog posts, but will also provide some additional insights into my life and world and will give you another way to connect with me … More The Party is Now Jumping on Facebook!
I have been working in downtown Chicago for a little over 2 years now. Most days before I go to work, I stop at my favorite Starbucks right off of Madison and Wabash to get my caffeine fix for my shift. I’ve been stopping at this same Starbucks for coffee, Frappuccino, cappuccino, espresso, or whatever … More Serving Coffee…Serving the Lord
Ha! That was a great way to get you to open this e-mail or read this blog post. The truth is that I really have no exciting news. Other than the fact that I have made it through another day. Another day filled with emotions and feelings…filled with laughter and sadness…filled with life. What I’ve … More Exciting News!
I am a mom to two kids. First, I am a mom to my Samson kitty. And second, I am a mom to my own inner child. This “child” lives within me. She is the little girl that I once denied, but now welcome and nurture with open arms. I am now a parent to … More Loving My Inner Child
Last Thursday, I was standing at the bus stop waiting for the bus along with a few other people. It was raining hard, and it had been raining all morning. A van came speeding by splashing water on the curb, and as a result splashed water on a guy who was standing close to the … More What Kind of Ugly Does God Like?
Okay well maybe I don’t look “that bad” after all. But sometimes you just gotta let those feelings out to get to the other side. 🙂 Hope you are having a feeling-filled Thursday!
Today I’m having one of those bad hair days, bad makeup day, just bad overall beauty day. At least that’s how I am feeling about myself on the inside. Who knows what I really look like on the outside. I read this quote and it helped me today, so I wanted to share it with … More Bad Beauty Day – Quote of the Moment