MENTAL HEALTH DAY

It was Monday afternoon around 1:00, sitting at my desk and I had the need to escape come over me.  I’m hopeful that some of you can relate, if not, maybe I’m just one spoon shy of a complete set of china… For the last couple of months, I have been in a funk, a … More MENTAL HEALTH DAY

NESSA’S LESSONS

As I was driving home last night, I realized that I seem to have this amazing ability of learning life lessons in the most awkward ways.  It was then that it dawned on me that perhaps I should start compiling these very important lessons and sharing them with the world monthly (or perhaps weekly), so … More NESSA’S LESSONS

DON’T FORGET TO THROW AN EXTRA PAIR OF UNDER WARE IN YOUR PURSE!

The subject is probably a little taboo…but has anyone ever known me to have a filter?  Not so much…so we are going to talk about it today! Out of all the advice from other mothers when I brought my two precious littles into the world, not one single mom, NOT ONE, bothered to mention that … More DON’T FORGET TO THROW AN EXTRA PAIR OF UNDER WARE IN YOUR PURSE!

WHAT IF TODAY IS IT?

I hear people say it all the time, including myself…tomorrow is a new day, another day, another chance.  But what if it’s not? What if today was it? If we left this beautiful world tonight and traveled on to an even more beautiful place…Would we be happy with the thoughts that filled our head today?  … More WHAT IF TODAY IS IT?

BE HAPPY FOR THEM

A couple of years ago, scrolling through social media I would catch myself unconsciously giving the infamous, secret eye roll. I didn’t like that about myself. Why did I  just do that?? Fast forward a couple of weeks, while listening to a podcast I discovered something that changed my perspective and therefore, changed my life, … More BE HAPPY FOR THEM

JANUARY BLOOMS

Every year, as the leaves begin to transform from various shades of green to vibrant arrays of yellow, orange, and brown I start the process of preparing for the cold months ahead. As part of my preparation, I bring my prized outdoor plants into the basement where they can live safely and warm throughout the … More JANUARY BLOOMS

2,768 Days

 Those are the number of days that I relayed to the back seat during our drive home on that cold Wednesday evening when my oldest son asked, “How many days have I been alive?” The numbers stung as they exited my mouth, and I doubt that he will ever know how that single question changed … More 2,768 Days