Weekly Words Tuesday-“Get Up Early…” What time do you get up???

 As I was looking over this quote, I had many thoughts.  The first thought was, yes, I can get up early. I was up at 4 am today.  I don’t work at my desk, so I did not clear my desk.  I can’t tie my hair because it is too short.  I did make some…

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How do you feel about My Quote of the Week?

Quote of the Week  Taking a risk is a scary endeavor. But, sometimes, to achieve the desired goal, we need to take a risk. It seems since the unwanted separation and divorce in my life, I have taken several risks. I bought a new house. I left my job. I began writing and forged on in…

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Looking Back on My Divorce-An Article from Huff Post.

If you think you understand the feelings and emotions of a woman going through the pain of “Being Left,” you don’t.  At least not until you go through it yourself.  I, too, though I could relate to the pain of a woman being thrown away, I was mistaken.  I understand it now.  I am nearing…

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Journal Prompt-Write About a Place Where You Feel Safe

I have not always felt safe. For me, safety came in the form of places, people, situations, and circumstances. My childhood home was, for the most part, physically safe but not an emotional safe haven. My married life was much of the same.  When my husband left me, I found myself alone in a big…

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Divorce Diversion-New Book Releases For March 2021 That Caught My Eye

Here are a few books that caught my eye that release in March 2021. (If you click on the photo of the books below it should take you to Amazon where you can get more info.  I am an Amazon affiliate.  If you buy anything on Amazon I will get a percent of the sale…

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Monthly Motivation-Listen for the Whisper of God

 In my lifetime, I have learned that two things are consistent.  The first is that change is a part of life, and change will occur. Sometimes change is easy, and we welcome it, even pray for it. Sometimes change is challenging, and we wonder how we can escape the pain of it. The second and…

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Stress Relief-Flowers and Stress Relief

 I do love flowers.  I used to spend a lot of time at Garden Centers and Parks taking photos of flowers.  I found it very relaxing to immerse myself in the environment of the flower gardens.  I think I found peace among the beautiful plants, and in that, some of the stress in my life…

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Journal Prompt-What Was Your Career Goal When You Were A Child and How Was Your Reality Different?

My career goal as a child was pure, idealistic, and full of hope. I recall so clearly my desire to be a Catholic Sister. I would daydream about following God and serving others through the sisterhood. The problem was that I was not Catholic. Where did this desire to be a Catholic Sister develop? Thinking…

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Ask the Divorce Lady, “The After Life”

Several years ago I stated a series called “Ask The Divorce Lady”. I am starting the segment up again and I thought I would begin by sharing my first video in the series. I would love to know your thoughts. If you have any questions for the Divorce Lady let me know in the comment…

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