Embrace Imperfection

Timehop, Instagram, Twitter and Facebook continually notifiy me with memories from 10+ years prior. These notifications appear daily and constantly remind me of what was. I find it very difficult to not get caught up in those memories, wishing to be 21 again, 30+ pounds lighter, without real responsibility and where my only care revolved…Read more »

The sun will shine…eventually

In the darkness…in the fog, all we can do is feel our way through and try to trust that somehow, we will come out on the other side.  Shonda Rhymes did it again. The season finale of Grey’s Anatomy left me in tears; however, it’s the only episode this season worth watching. But this post isn’t about…Read more »

Keep Breathing

All that I know is that I’m breathing. All I can do is keep breathing. All we can do is keep breathing. All we can do is keep breathing. All we can do is keep breathing. All I can do is keep breathing. -Ingrid Michaelson I’ve learned there are things in life I cannot control. Nashvile traffic.…Read more »

This, too, shall pass.

“So nothing can truly prepare us for the beautiful, painful things we never imagined possible…or the moments no one ever saw coming.” –Grey’s Anatomy   2018 My life is consumed with worry. Did Will wake up in time for work? Did he feed the dogs? Did he give Frank his allergy medicine? Did he make it…Read more »

Marriage is Hard

“I promise to live in truth with you and to communicate fully and fearlessly, to nurture your dreams because through them your soul shines, to help shoulder our challenges for there is nothing we cannot face if we stand together, to be responsible in our finances but not let money ruin our lives, to respect…Read more »