Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness

Originally posted on Musings Illuminated:
October is not only breast cancer awareness month, a very important issue indeed, but it is also Pregnancy, stillbirth and infant loss awareness month. Anyone following my blog…

Safe Place

It is not often I admit this, I am a long time survivor of PTSD. I won’t go into details, but some bad things have happened in my life. This that require me… Continue reading


You thought we’d be fine All these years gone by Now you’re askin me to listen Well then tell me bout everything No lies we’re loosin time   This song pretty much says… Continue reading

Where Has My Inspiration Gone?

  There was a time when I could sit down and blog at will, but these days I struggle. It isn’t for lack of topics, lord knows I have plenty to say. I… Continue reading

All Around the Town

  One of my clients gave me the most amazing book to read. All Around the Town by Mary Higgins Clark. First of all, this is the first time in at least a… Continue reading

The Importance of a Name

This year, more than 120 million babies will be born on earth. Those who survive will sooner or later undergo the initiation process of receiving a name. When I was a teenager almost… Continue reading

Father’s Day Disasters

While other families were pampering dad’s all across the country. Our family was busy cleaning, rearranging and running around like crazy. In the middle of it all we discovered serious plumbing issues in… Continue reading

Long-Time, No Blog

My last blog posting was September 22nd, 2013 because the next day life as I knew it changed. It changed in such a way that it has changed who I am as a person.… Continue reading

Colored My Hair

  I colored my hair today, but you can barely tell. I am disappointed except it did brighten up my look a little.  

Running Shoes

Sometimes I look around and I think to myself “this is not the life I ordered”. I find myself sad and frustrated much of the time. There are situations that should be resolved… Continue reading