Today

Today I said a prayer for you. Today will be a better day for you. Today I held your hand a little longer than normal. Today I thought I'd love you a little harder. Today I noticed your laugh and put it on repeat in my head all day. Today I hope your laugh matches … Continue reading Today

Where’s My Writing Mojo?

At the doctors office for pre post-op. ..........................................................................................................................................................................   I'm not sure what it is? Why I'm struggling to get my fingers moving again. I almost feel like I can't write or "go back to work" until my monsters...aka kids...go back to school. So much has happened. So much has changed and so much more … Continue reading Where’s My Writing Mojo?

My Favs

In a time where we read so many dislikes and pet peeves... which I have plenty of, I thought maybe I should share 20 of my favs. As most of you, that read my blog already know, I'm in bed a lot right now, in pain and awaiting my surgery in another week. This has … Continue reading My Favs

How It Really is…

Like with any social media, we sometimes can make our lives look a little more perfect than reality. We tend you show off our best side, which honestly may not even resemble our real life at all.  I mean, I get it...showing your morning face to the world is down right terrifying. Being totally honest on … Continue reading How It Really is…

Being More

I have been less. Less of what I should and needed to be at times. But being less isn't always a bad thing. It can be very humbling to be able to look at yourself, your life and be realize you need to be less. But there is also a time to be more.   … Continue reading Being More

A week in a Day

THE NEVER ENDING JOB OF  MAMA. THE SLEEPLESS NIGHTS, EXHAUSTING DAYS AND SURPRISES AROUND EVERY TURN.   This last week was something else. I had my daughter home sick two days in a row with some kind of head/chest thing. She still has it. She is a mad women and a crazy perfectionist when it … Continue reading A week in a Day

Changing Your Mind

Expressing Gratitude The art of being truly Grateful. The unique ability to find the good in everything and being able to feel real joy in even the smallest of moments. It's living a happy life with abundance to be and inspire joy, peace, love and positive light in others. It's also very important to remember … Continue reading Changing Your Mind

Recovering

Finding my center I know all the self-care tricks...let's be real about this... I've been at this mental health game for awhile now. You know, picking myself back up after a emotion slip up. I know all the different mindful tricks in the book by now and I agree that most work. I also know … Continue reading Recovering

The reason why I love you…

  ***A little back story** As I started this journey, JOY on Purpose about 4 months ago, there were three things I wanted for myself. To have a peaceful mind, a JOYful spirit and a healthy body, all in hopes it would reverberate on to my people and everyone else I made contact with. I have and … Continue reading The reason why I love you…

Blessed Chaos

Can we all stop for a minute and take a deep breath. I know the world will keep turning and time will keep ticking away but can we as people STOP for a damn minute, please? I need a quick breather. Am I the only one who feels like life has become a sprint and … Continue reading Blessed Chaos