Do You Want To Be Happy?

It’s up to us, to find ways, to make ourselves happy. I’ve made a list for my wunderful readers that may help you along when you don’t know how to make it through the day. Even if just one of the items that I have listed below helps you, that will make me happy. Find … Continue reading Do You Want To Be Happy?

Why Are Our Children Dying?

  How many of you are getting tired of turning on the television, only to see how much violence there is in our world; in our schools? School shootings are beginning to brand our map like some sort of infectious outbreak. Many of us are scratching our heads and wondering “Why?” Others are saying “Enough … Continue reading Why Are Our Children Dying?

Love Day Ideas

If you're really trying to set the mood this Valentine's Day, you're going to need something a little more romantic than the predictable bouquet of roses or giant teddy bear. I love this day of romance and I thought it would be a great idea to come up with some other romantic things to do … Continue reading Love Day Ideas

My Anxiety Is A Burden

For so many years, I’ve felt like a burden because of my anxiety. I find myself saying “I’m sorry” a lot and most times, I don’t exactly know what I’m sorry for. I think it’s because I feel as though I carry a great deal of excess baggage. I don’t want to put anyone out … Continue reading My Anxiety Is A Burden

A Letter To My Mother

  To the Mother who couldn’t love her daughter and the Family who allowed it: I grew up knowing that there was something wrong between us. The tension in the air and that mean look you always managed to give. I spent my childhood seeing my friends have amazing, loving relationships with their mothers, and … Continue reading A Letter To My Mother

Let’s Play A Game

When it comes to my history with video games, owning a Super Nintendo changed my life. That era of gaming, and specifically my time with that console, transformed me into a kid who likes video games into a full-blown gaming enthusiast (at least for me and anything Nintendo related). While growing up, my first memory … Continue reading Let’s Play A Game

I Went Back to School!

The decision to return to school is never easy, especially if you've been out of the classroom for a while. The word “college” was never brought up in my household, while I was growing up. The only thing that I thought was that you were supposed to get a job when you graduated from high … Continue reading I Went Back to School!

My Children Are My Everything

I have always tried taking my role as teacher seriously to my children. But it didn't take me too long to realize that, more often than not, my children are the teacher and I am the student. I find that I go to them for help with a lot of things and they end up … Continue reading My Children Are My Everything

Do You Eat Family Meals Together?

I have always assumed that happy families eat dinner together. Even though I pretty much raised myself, growing up I thought everyone ate dinner as a family. Yet, now I realize that is not the case and in fact most families eat dinner together only about four times a week and ten percent of families … Continue reading Do You Eat Family Meals Together?