Stop Trying to Live a Social Media Life

Stop Trying to Live a Social Media Life

If social media had been around in 2002, I would have posted this seemingly sweet picture of my son, Jayce, smiling and wearing his t-shirt from his mother’s day out program at our church. It would have gotten some likes and “he is so sweet” comments from his...

Don’t Give Up

After I posted How Are You Going to Play the Hand You Are Dealt, I just felt like I needed to say “Don’t Give Up”. Whatever “thing” you are going through in your life right now that has you struggling, DO NOT GIVE UP! I KNOW you can get...
How Are You Going to Play the Hand You Are Dealt?

How Are You Going to Play the Hand You Are Dealt?

My nineteen year old son and I like to play the card game Gin Rummy.  If you have never played it, the objective is to make a match of numbers or a run in suits with no less than 3 cards in those suits or matches, using the 10 cards you are dealt. . When you first get...
No Recipe Needed Chicken Soup

No Recipe Needed Chicken Soup

I love to cook and bake, but I am definitely a recipe follower. I can not just throw a little of this and little of that together and come out with a magnificent meal. That is until I made Chicken Soup for the first time. Y’all I am a Cambpell’s Chicken...
“I Will Only Eat One Cookie” and Other Lies I Told Myself

“I Will Only Eat One Cookie” and Other Lies I Told Myself

It would always start with one lie.  “I will eat one cookie and be fine”. Everything in moderation, right?  Then as I was eating the next cookie I would say “I am going to exercise tonight and that will burn those cookies off”.  Before I knew it, I was...