Second Chances

Nineteen years ago I was given a second chance at life. I hesitate to call it a second chance because it was more like the forty second chance. However, this time was different. This time I would come to understand and respect this chance as quite possibly my last “second” chance to live. It was […]

Discontentment is Not a Dirty Word

Do you often have a feeling of discontentment? Does success in your life get you excited only to  find yourself analyzing how you could have achieved more? I recall my plan when I was in college. I laid it out well, I knew what classes I had to take, how long each semester was, and […]

Ready, Set, Change NOW!

Have you ever thought about what it would take to completely change your life? I am not talking about changing your present circumstances for a temporary period of time, like taking a vacation or buying a new car. What I am mean is COMPLETELY change your life from the inside out. Even if you have […]

Emotional Culture

In some respects I will be happy to get out of the teenage years of parenting but in other ways I will really miss them. There is both a teenage boy and girl in my home and one pre-teen girl. Emotions can run rampant from laughing to crying to angry and yelling; all of that […]