no love for a brat

I’m sure by now most of the western hemisphere and half of the eastern hemisphere have already seen this video:   I know that I have seen this on my own Facebook newsfeed at least a dozen times usually being described as hilarious or adorable.  Never being one to join…

Inventory

#Reverb12, Day 17: How will you continue to make a difference in 2013?   I will continue being myself in 2013 but a little older, a little more weary yet more open. I will continue working towards forgiveness and healing while still being a pinch jaded.  I will be more…

heartbeats

#Reverb12, Day 16: Who inspired you in 2012, and why?   My children, who grow and explore every day, inspire me daily. My children, who see everyday as a day to play and see the world as an innocent place, are growing up to be tremendous people. My son is…

the whisperers

It’s the day before #Reverb12 and I approach this year with much less planning than in years past.  I haven’t looked at the website other than to register and I haven’t even looked at the other bloggers who are participating — yet. I am purely jumping in for the experience…

bitch, please

I could spend some time talking about how hard my life has been.  I could go into great detail about each of my hardships and trials.  I could sit back on my couch and play the one-upmanship game in how I am a better, stronger person than any other because…

Information Overload

There was a time when I watched the news every day.  I would follow every timely news story and read up on all incoming headlines.  Part of this was my need for information and my desire to be part of the “conversation”.  Another part was feeling responsible to provide information…