A Surprise Gift

I walked to my mailbox yesterday and saw a package in it.  I looked at the Amazon box and wondered what it could be.  I couldn’t remember ordering anything, but it was my name and address on the label….hmmmmm. I took it inside and opened it.  There was no packing slip or note, just a … Continue reading A Surprise Gift

A Blue Day

Did you ever have a blue day? A day when a painful memory resurfaces and you start to slide down the slippery slope of self-pity?  Well, that was today!  Old feelings creep into the psyche and before you know it, you are sinking into deep waters…..and, no one is hurt by this wallowing but YOU! … Continue reading A Blue Day

Steps to Forgiveness

Forgiveness is tough.   Being hurt by someone we care about causes such deep suffering. It’s hard to put into words the pain that seems to emanate from our core into every cell of our bodies.   The truth is that until we forgive, we are trapped, we are controlled, we are imprisoned by the … Continue reading Steps to Forgiveness

Coming soon

At this time of year, we begin to look ahead to spring.  It’s been cold in the northeast, and we are ready for some warmer weather.  Even though we are in January, the stores are already filled with spring fashion. We tend to look ahead, and that’s fine, because sometimes the present is painful and … Continue reading Coming soon