Life brings tears, smiles and memories. Tears dry, smiles fade, but the memories last forever. Memories can sometimes sneak up on you and take you by surprise. Memories can be triggered by a scent, a song, by a picture... it really can be anything. It is those memories that can take us off guard that … Continue reading Memories…
For the past month to a month and a half I had been concerned about our 12 year old family dog Rusty. Monday I had been really concerned about him as he had been limping around a lot on his back leg, so I made an appointment with Dr. Hudson for him. I thought that … Continue reading Rusty…
I am overcome in emotions this morning. I am going through some very difficult things in my life right now in addition to dealing with my depression and borderline personality disorder on a daily basis. So, please forgive me if this seems to ramble today. My youngest daughter is a few months from graduating high … Continue reading Overcoming my Emotions
The only way to have a friend, is to be a friend. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson I don't know why, but for me...it's never been easy to make female friends. Mainly in my early twenties, I would say is when it started becoming tough. I had some major hurt done by teenage girls in middle & … Continue reading Making Female Friends…not so easy
No one explains how someone should understand grief, how you are suppose to learn how to get through it and process each stage of it. There is no book that we were given to read as a child to prepare us for this...no class in school taught us how to be ready for the death … Continue reading Trying to Get Through Another Day
It's hard for me to wrap my mind around the fact that it's going to be December this week. With December comes Christmas. I am not ready for Christmas. I'm just not looking forward to it this year. With my father passing away in late September, it hasn't been easy adjusting, and I'm just not … Continue reading Christmas Time Already?
"Dogs do speak, but only to those who know how to listen." It was a night of restless sleep with my spunky little Chihuahua, Joey. My rambunctious 5 year old little dude actually tore OFF one of his back toe nails sometime Wednesday evening. I didn't notice it until first thing Thursday morning when I went … Continue reading Restless Sleep with a Chihuahua