I witnessed something a couple of weeks ago and have been thinking about it ever since. While a parents love is unconditional, many of the things they do go unnoticed or unacknowledged . I asked my brother if he'd mind me sharing a story about him and he agreed. Thank goodness. JJ's road to recovery … Continue reading Extra-Ordinary Love
When you sign on to be a Lularoe Consultant, they ask you to create your "Why". Your reasoning for signing up with the company. It's not just about selling clothes, or their amazing leggings. It could be, they are that good. It's about so much more. They are a company who motivate and inspire … Continue reading Why Lularoe? Why now? My “Why”.
I'm not one to post about politics, but I've had some things on my chest for a while. All of them are coming to a head. And here seems like as good as place as any to voice them. The countdown to January 20th continues, and there is no infiltration in sight. No one is … Continue reading These are a few of my biglyest fears….
I've never seen "The Godfather". But, I have seen "You've Got Mail". Many, many times. In the movie, Meg Ryan's character, Kathleen, is at odds with a big business man named Joe Fox, whose company is about to put her's under. Unbeknownst to the both of them, they are each others secret online … Continue reading Going To The Mattresses
As the year comes to an end today, and we reflect on the year past, there are surely lots of things to be remembered. Good and bad. It's what we make of the year to come that matters most now. Looking at things with rose-colored glasses is difficult for some, and I am that "some". … Continue reading As my Meme would say – “To Us”
I had no idea there was going to be a "Part Two" when I wrote the original. But here we are. Guys! What I wrote about in the original post almost happened (If you've just started reading my blog, you can find the original here). I almost gave up. My blog hit a bump in the … Continue reading Surviving Succulents – Part Two
There are many ways to say "Goodbye". It can have many different undertones. It can be sad or even happy in some cases, and other things in between. My brother has hit a milestone in recovery from his work accident. After 46 days in the hospital, he has been transferred to rehabilitation in Boston. There, … Continue reading The Good and Bad in Goodbye
I met my husband, Krunoslav on Match.com. He worked 7 days a week and I worked at a busy Irish Pub. We both had odd schedules that didn't afford either of us many opportunities to meet a potential girlfriend/boyfriend. He sent the first message, I noticed his name was not an American one. He said … Continue reading Macedonians in Maine: An Interview
The name of the recipe is as simple as the recipe itself. It was first made by my grandmother Frances Flood and quickly become a family favorite. This recipe has traveled the world and is my Mother-In-Laws favorite thing she has eaten in the U.S. Ingredients: 1lb Boneless skinless chicken breast. Cut into 1 … Continue reading Yummy Chicken Recipe
Well well well. Today marks 2 weeks of blogging. To most that doesn't mean much, and I'm sure in a few months, it won't to me either. But today, right now, it feels like an accomplishment. I've gotten over the initial hurdle of nerves and worry about putting myself out there. I feel like I've set a … Continue reading Bravery in the blogging world.