Monday, February 28, 2011

Responses From Strangers to My Story Published on The Secret's Website

These are just some of the messages I've gotten the past few days, from around the world, in reaction to reading my personal story on The Secret's website (title hyperlinks to the story). I'm blown away, and extremely humbled by the response and so happy my story has touched people, my hope and prayer is that it continues to strike a nerve with people and encourages them to make positive changes in their own lives.

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

How to Make a Winning Vision Board

So those of you, who know me well, have watched the changes in my life materialize over the past 2 plus years. The life I had 3 years ago is unrecognizable to the one I have today, and I consider myself blessed to see that as a huge positive. The changes that took place in my life post the collapse of my marriage are positive changes that I designed and brought into being. It didn’t just happen one day that I woke up, had a job I love, with people I care about, doing things I never dreamed possible. It didn’t happen overnight that I began to know some amazing people and experience some life altering moments, or that my children and I have been able to thrive in the face of adversity.

Sunday, February 6, 2011

A Gift for My Boy

Kenjon Barner (OR RB); Ed Dickson (Ravens TE)
I have a great son. I know, I know all mothers say that (or at least should!) but it’s true I really do. He’s kind; he has a gentle spirit, a good heart and a fiercely protective nature. He’s an amazing human, not because of his parents or his environment, but because it’s who HE is.

Because of his parents and environment the past 2 ½ years he has been through more than an 8 year old should have to go through. Being the child of a broken home is something I can’t even relate to or understand what his vantage point has or will be, but I know it’s