When April Showers Of Depression Lead To New Life And New Projects

It seems to get the best of me every year – April. I’ve written about it before here, here and here. To sum it up I’ve lost 5 immediate family members during the month of April, years apart, but all in that month. So each year as April rolls around depression covers me like a […]

Incense Rising

(Note: This post may contain affiliate links. You can read our disclosure policy here.)   When you live with a chronic illness you often find yourself feeling useless. You might even begin breaking away from relationships because you feel like you don’t have anything to contribute. In order for you to feel useful and productive […]

Learning to Let Go

Lately I’ve been hit with a reoccurring theme – learning to let go. It began as I read Chapter 10 of the book Choose Joy and continued through reading blog posts by my online friends (Kami’s post) messages from my pastor – the list goes on. It’s as if God’s been bombarding me with this in-your-face kind of […]

When Chronic Illness Leaves You Asking, “Why Me?”

I have a 3 year old grandson named Levi. He’s the joy of my life.   Three is an amazing age. The world is opening up and you begin to see there is a bigger world around you. Far bigger than the toys that once were set in front of you, directly within reach. You’re […]