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Dear Advocacy, It’s Not You; It’s Me

Dear Advocacy, It’s Not You; It’s Me

The fire I once had in my belly was gone. It isn't empowering to me anymore. I cannot be around people that have these other agendas that have nothing to do with advocacy

When You Wish Upon a Star – My Magical Month of May!

When You Wish Upon a Star – My Magical Month of May!

May was a BUSY month! So many amazing milestones were reached I'm still not sure if they all happened. Every day I look at all the pictures taken over the last month & I thank the universe for allowing me to be a small part of it all. It all began with double graduations from … Continue reading When You Wish Upon a Star – My Magical Month of May!

Fifty Years of Gratitude

Fifty Years of Gratitude

Today I am grateful. I'm grateful every day, really, but today I am especially thankful. The people responsible for my gratitude should be acknowledged and adequately thanked, so I dedicate this blog to all of them. The Early Years I am grateful for my parents and that romantic night they had (I'm taking some creative … Continue reading Fifty Years of Gratitude

What the Fuck Is the Reason?

What the Fuck Is the Reason?

I am so sick of hearing people say to me that I'm still here for "a reason" or I've outlived my prognosis for "a reason." If there is in fact "a reason," then please tell me, what the fuck it is. This week has been especially difficult. A close friend of mine who I see … Continue reading What the Fuck Is the Reason?

My Bucket List Got a Bit Smaller

My Bucket List Got a Bit Smaller

We started planning our February vacation many months ago. We knew we wanted to go to Florida but not sure where. Finally, we settled on Universal Studios and Cape Canaveral. The boys are too old for Disney and this seemed like a great alternative. Thanks to my amazing friend Nancy Beth, she put me in … Continue reading My Bucket List Got a Bit Smaller