worth

Where do I find worth?  Do I find it in my appearance or in my attempts to lose baby weight?  Is it value found in relationships?  How do I value myself as a person and as a woman?  And where do I find answers to these questions? I’m surrounded by media telling me that I am not valuable unless I …

pinned

Like many people, I am enchanted by Pinterest.  I frequent my boards to find recipes and activities for my children.  I have found useful ideas for gardening and for my home.  I enjoy looking at what friends and strangers alike have pinned and add their pins to my collection. Last night, though, as I browsed through the various pictures and …

pom-poms

Struggling with anxiety and sometimes agoraphobia can make for a lonely world.  It is obviously isolating in a self-constructed way, but unlike what many people might think, it isn’t self-constructed by choice.  Deciding to do things all on my own is something I rarely do.  Especially if I know I am going into a situation that is completely foreign and …