I've waited 2 1/2 years to be able to say what I'm about to say. For 2 1/2 years I let this gigantic fear weigh on me, hold me down, keep me from living life with the peace and freedom I deserve. Now, the storm is over. One morning in June 2017 I set out… Continue reading How I conquered my biggest fear!!
There's so much to celebrate today and I want to share this with you. Today marks 2 years since my dad passed away. You might think that's hardly something worth celebrating, but for me it is. It's a celebration of life, of triumph. Since his diagnosis 3 years ago, life has been a struggle for… Continue reading Practices that changed my life
Father’s Day has become awkward. Emails and ads are shoved in our faces for gifts we have no reason to buy. This day means so much, yet since Pops departed this Earth, we’re unsure what to do. It feels like we should be laughing more, loving more, the way we always had. Instead, I’ve found… Continue reading As lucky as a daughter
9 months ago I couldn’t drive beyond the safe comforting borders of my town without intense anxiety. For many months, just the thought of crossing a bridge to leave St Pete filled me with such paralyzing fear and discomfort that I would lose sleep. But this past Easter weekend I drove 3 hours with my… Continue reading The Road to Recovery