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Move Back To Move Forward

This morning as I was driving to work and trying to change lanes, I found myself in the middle lane of the parkway with cars to the right and left of me.   I wanted so much to to get in the faster passing lane on the left and...

Hurry, Hurry and Wait

I often find myself waking my children at least one hour before we are supposed to go somewhere. In my mind that is more than sufficient time for them to get ready. Yet this is never what happens. I find myself calling out a 30 minute time check, then...

No, you are not dying. Yes, you can breathe.

For over 3 decades now I have struggled with my weight. Many, many New Year’s days have found me saying this is the day that I will begin to change my life and finally lose this weight. I have tried Weight Watchers about four times. Joined a gym about...

How Did I Get Here

How did I get here...I guess I stopped looking   So often in this past year or so I have found myself wondering how my life got to where it is today where I am separated from my husband and weighing over 100lbs more than my healthy weight.  ...

Regret Nothing

Regret Nothing. It was the best decision you could make at that time. It would be so easy for me to look back at my life and think that maybe I made some bad decisions in my younger days that have caused my life to be in an upheaval...

Half My Adult Life Gone

What happens when one day life causes you to stop and realize that half of your adult life is gone. This happened to me when my husband of 22 years told me he didn’t want this marriage anymore and asked for a divorce.  We got married when I was...