My grandmother is what I'd call a firecracker. She's smart as a tack and just as feisty. She's the strongest woman I've ever known. She had such a huge role in my upbringing that I know I wouldn't be here without here. And I don't mean "here" as in where I am in life, I … Continue reading Be A Good Person.
You could search all over, but there is nothing in the world as strong as a mother. You see her every day, she could be struggling but you’d never know it. She is bright. She is smiling. She is tired. But she is strong. She’s the one losing sleep, worrying about tomorrows issues and … Continue reading Strong As A Mother.
I found myself putting off typing this...maybe it's because I have too much on my mind that I could say but regardless, here I am. It's the last day of 2019, but it's also the last day of a decade. New Year's Eve has always been my favorite holiday, I've never done anything exciting but … Continue reading The end of the year.
It's been a long day. Or a long week. It's been a long month, even. December means everyone is busy- shopping and preparing, traveling, trying to survive the holidays without losing their sanity. For me it's full of birthdays (almost all my siblings are born in December along with my husband and a few others), … Continue reading It’s been a long day.
As I tiptoe through my living room to crash on the couch knowing full well there's a kitchen that needs to be cleaned and a list of work things I need to get done, I don't feel guilty. All I wanted to do at the end of my day was take some time for myself. … Continue reading Be Your Own Number One.
Working at the Post Office I see more Christmas cards than you can imagine. I see the influx of them the week after thanksgiving. I see how early people come in to buy Christmas stamps. This year I decided to take some inspiration from all of that to do something I've wanted to do for … Continue reading Christmas Cards for Troops.
I'm someone that suffers from a lot of anxiety. I'm an over thinker. I panic when I shouldn't. I try to solve problems as soon as they come, instead of giving it some time to work itself out. Situations where I have no control are hard for me to handle. I like schedules. I like … Continue reading It’s Already On It’s Way.