Happy Thanksgiving, all! This morning I had quiet time to consider all that I am grateful for at this moment. I live a blessed existence, though, the past half-year has been filled with more downs, than ups. I have lost special people to cancer, and special people have been told cancer is their new reality,… Continue reading Gratitude
I am a college-educated woman. I am a daughter, a sister, a wife, a mother and I am a business owner. This election has been very emotional. I found myself wanting to vote against people instead of for people. The options left so much to be desired. As the country reels from the decision made… Continue reading Rise
In keeping with our desire to live a healthier and happier life, we became ranchers today. This cold morning we welcomed three young steers to our small ranch. I feel so blessed to have the opportunity to have the resources to raise them on a small ranch. We will do all in our power to… Continue reading The Ranch Life
Today the Sun Rises Without You. Dearest Ina, You have been my Grandma for 22 years. I must thank my beloved for sharing you with me. It feels like it took years to win your heart, but I know I finally did. You cared for my beloved, after he lost his mother and your… Continue reading Today the Sun Rises…
Dear Glennon Doyle Melton, Wow. Just Wow. I am in awe of your wisdom and strength and bravery. Your raw, honest, loving words spoke to me. Your words are the same words that often clutter my mind. We are so alike, but we are so utterly different. My wish is that some day all of… Continue reading Letter to The Love Warrior
Hello. Are you still here? Are those crickets I hear as background music? I am back. It has been a while, I know. Life has a way of getting a bit out of control. Shall I say, chaotic? Fortunately the chaos was expected and perfect and amazing. I have spent the last few months running… Continue reading Are you still here?