11 Years And Counting: Our Anniversary Weekend

11 Years And Counting: Our Anniversary Weekend

This past weekend the hubs and I celebrated our 11th wedding anniversary!! Whoop! Whoop! To be quite honest, about 5 years ago, I didn’t think we would be standing here.  But all I can say is, but God. So here we are, another year under our belts. I have no...
Why I won’t speak to a dying man

Why I won’t speak to a dying man

My mother’s husband of 30 plus years is dying. Another victim of cancer. Another one of thousands this year who will die of this epidemic disease. A victim of life. My mother waits for the inevitable by his side. She cooks the meals he can no longer eat. She...
3 Lessons Learned From A Four Year Old

3 Lessons Learned From A Four Year Old

When It All Falls Down A few years ago, when my husband and I were going through our marital woes which included a separation, I was filled with anger, despair, a loss of control and sadness.  I remember spending my days in a haze trying to fight back tears while...
How Not To Lose Yourself In The Pursuit Of The Hustle

How Not To Lose Yourself In The Pursuit Of The Hustle

How It All Happens For the last few weeks or so, my emotional well being has been at an all too familiar low.  Just yesterday, during my one one with my director, he called BS when my response to how things were going was a quick, “It’s cool. It’s good.”  He...
5 Simple Ways To Manage The Family Finances

5 Simple Ways To Manage The Family Finances

Planning Your Family Finances Before my husband and I were married, we had to have that discussion on our current and future family finances.  We knew we had to eliminate any frivolous debt prior to our nuptials because I was uprooting my life and starting a new...

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