In Spite of Challenges; Life is Still Worth Thanksgiving

Right now, I’m sitting in my bedroom probably doing the total opposite of about 75% of most Americans; then again, maybe not. I don’t smell the aroma of the traditional turkey, ham, dressing, mac and cheese, sweet potato pie baking from my kitchen. However, the smell of turkey bacon, scrambled eggs, cheese grits and biscuits … Continue reading In Spite of Challenges; Life is Still Worth Thanksgiving

It’s Okay to Enjoy Life After a Loss

There is no loss that compares to that of losing a loved one. Although death is apart of the process of life, one can never truly grow numb to the emotions felt each time the moment comes to say “goodbye” or “see you later”. When we lose those we love or admire, it leaves a … Continue reading It’s Okay to Enjoy Life After a Loss

Don’t Allow Others to Dismiss Your Pain

Abuse, grief, loss and suffering are all puzzle pieces to life’s pain. We all experience these emotional elements at some point in our lives. But too often the expected response from others is not always the one that is received. Think about the last time you found yourself hurting. What was the response you received … Continue reading Don’t Allow Others to Dismiss Your Pain