hearing what isn’t being said

The emotions are the distraction. Take a moment to hear what is not being said and proceed from there. -Melaniece Lovejoy When our emotions are on high alert, we can tend to get distracted as we listen, or think we are hearing things which aren’t actually being said. At times, we may seem like we haveContinue reading “hearing what isn’t being said”

when mothering hurts

I have not always had the relationship I enjoy now with my mom.  We have both had to work hard at forgiving one another & leaving the past behind to enjoy our current relationship. She is  a treasure i continue to enjoy getting to know better. 🙂 Nor has being a mother always been smooth sailing.Continue reading “when mothering hurts”

keeper of my heart

In the past few days, a lot has gone amuck in my life. Our dishwasher & dryer both died. My son’s timetable is not right for his grade 12 year. I feel like crap with aches and joint pain. Money is tight, and its a shorter work week now. I just dropped my daughter offContinue reading “keeper of my heart”

refuge

There are days I just want to hide myself away. Days where I say something dumb, forget to do something important, or simply look like I should have stayed home in bed. On the worst days, all three at the same time. As much as I want to stay in hiding, tucked comfortably under myContinue reading “refuge”