My mother has been ill the last couple weeks and when she gets sick, it’s a doozie. My mother unit is going to be 69 in June. When these episodes occur, it’s like she takes turns with me and my sisters. She chooses one daughter to get some things at the store or to help… Continue reading EGR for Our Elderly Parentals
There once was a young couple living their best life with their four young children. Each spouse worked full time, trying to balance work, school, daycare, and sports for their two older kids, running every which way but loose. They were just doing the next thing, was it the next "best" thing? From their perspective,… Continue reading Lonely Wife in the Busy Life?
Woo Wee! Christmas is in less than two weeks y'all! I laugh at myself every year when I say, "Gosh, Christmas is already here, time goes by way too fast, it just snuck up on me." You too? Thought so. Others tell me, and God reminds me too, "Um, Tam, Christmas has been on the… Continue reading Sharing Our Adult Children This Christmas
I realize Thanksgiving has already come and gone. I may be a little late to the game, Friends, but I've been noticing some of my peeps and maybe some sisters that I wish were my peeps (Thank You Social Media, LOL) have posted pics or short statements of whatever they were grateful for, on the… Continue reading Thankful IN All Circumstances
One of my favorite things to do is to get my cool gel pens out, in different colors, and send notes to the people in my life. These might be notes of encouragement, a "Thank You," a “Just because I was thinking of you,” an “I love you, Girl, you got this!” , or "You're… Continue reading Let’s Make a Difference!
My Lovely Friend, I've had this tugging on my heart lately, thinking about you, my friend, who have suffered a great loss, whether it was the loss of a loved one or the loss of a marriage. God has opened my mind back to my childhood, back to the holidays, even though I don't have… Continue reading Divorce. Loss. Holidays. A Letter for You
While I was away a few weeks ago, I noticed some of my pants were getting kinda saggy and baggy. You know, when they sag so much in the butt, you feel like your pants are falling down, causing the inside of your thighs to be chaffed and chapped? When things are just rubbing the… Continue reading God’s Grace Over My Self-Indulgence