A doctor that cares…

I received a letter from the OBGYN office I visit, my doctor retired… oh no! (he was like 82) I was referred to a new doctor. At a different location and I was a little aggravated because it was 10 minutes farther from the original location. During the appointment the doctor asked me several questions…

Dear Diary – day 1234…

The last few weeks for me have been so trying. Life’s jabs have hit some tender areas. Regardless I am doing everything in my power to maintain my view on the positivity around me. Reading the bible has been a great comfort to me and in keeping peace within. While I was praying I earnestly…

Loss…

November 26th marked the 7th anniversary of my grandfather’s death. I want to take the time to write about my experience with loss.  The loss of my grandfather was the most devastating to date. He was diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer and was given a short time to live. During that time I did…

Rain…

It’s currently raining so beautifully. The thunder is so loud and strong it’s rattling this old building. The rain is falling so hard, you can hear it thumping against this old metal roof. When it rains I yearn for lazy days in bed watching movies or pajama parties with my sisters watching chick flicks and…

The art of smiling…

In my journey to find happiness, the best decision I made was to practice smiling. I had been in a very dark place in my life. I lost myself and I forgot who I was. I woke up and went to brush my teeth and realized that I didn’t smile anymore. I looked at my…

“Dealing” with my significant other…

People ask me how I deal with my husband when we are having disagreements. Let me start by saying that we both had to learn and continue to learn how to effectively communicate. One of the things I try to do is listen to what his point is instead of listening just to find my…

Well rounded…

The subject of being a well rounded person keeps popping into my inbox. So, I have decided to dedicate this post to it. To me being well rounded consists of many things. Positive experiences, qualities for being a good person and what you put out for others (family, friends, coworkers, community…). Positive Experiences To me…

Feeling Optimistic

Have you ever woken up in a good mood? Like I mean in a really good mood, for no apparent reason. Well that’s just how I am feeling at this moment. I feel like I’m headed where I want to go. With optimism at the war front, facing any obstacle on the path may be…