Forgiveness

Ok so you had a bad weekend.  You ate that piece of cake, pizza, or yikes! an entire bag of potato chips (ME this weekend, I kid you NOT).  It happens to the best of us!!  Food simply feels good.  It comforts us and helps sooth our hurts and forget our pains, at least...

Father’s Day

I never really knew my father.  I knew who he was, but I never really knew him.  Without going into specifics, let me just say that unfortunate life events prevented us from communicating. I was raised by my maternal grandmother and a slew of aunts and uncles who I...

I Am

I grew up hearing the stories of the Bible.  One of my favorites was Moses and the burning bush.   As Moses is tending flock for his father-in-law, an angel appears to him in a bush that would not be consumed by fire.   Now this wasn’t something you see...

Tomorrow is Another Day

My very good friend, Becky, and I have a Scarlet O’Hara approach to life.  When we don’t really want to deal with something difficult or hurtful, we shrug our shoulders and proclaim, “I don’t have to think about that today. I’ll think...

I Am Enough

Today I got a tattoo! Let me start from the beginning.  It all began with the royal wedding.  Did I watch?  No, not because I wasn’t drawn into the magic and mystery of royalty or the fairytale of happily ever after, but because I just didn’t want to get...