• The Value of a Teacher on Dr. Seuss’ Birthday

    Today on Dr. Seuss’ birthday it seems only fitting to write about my appreciation for my son’s pre-school teacher, Ms. Ellie. Not to sound dramatic or anything but Ms. Ellie was sent DIRECTLY from…

    March 2, 2016
  • Marriage Lessons Learned in Our Seven Years

    Love first. In marriage things happen that challenge your love, trust and companionship.  When they do, I learned to choose love first.  This is still a struggle for me especially when all the other negative…

    October 29, 2015
  • Helplessness doesn’t win!

    Sometimes as wives and mothers we experience helplessness. A different kind of helplessness… Whether it is your husband’s back pain that no medicine or stretch seems to cure. Or your son’s struggle with frustration…

    September 27, 2015
  • Art Inspired!

    Oh how I love to sketch using charcoal! I hardly consider myself an “Artist” but this is a sketch I did one afternoon while my son was napping.  Charcoal is my favorite medium to…

    September 4, 2015