Over the Rainbow

My youngest turned 7 recently and thank goodness she’s pretty easy to please decoration/theme wise. Plus, I’m not big on the whole themed birthdays. Don’t get me wrong, I’ll ask what kind of birthday they want and then take it from there, but I keep it simple, no planned activities, no people dressed as characters […]

Friendship

Friend•ship \ˈfren(d)-ˌship\ noun noun: friendship :  the state of being friendsthey have a long-standing friendship 2:  the quality or state of being friendly:friendlinessthe friendship shown him by his coworkers 3obsolete:aid That’s the dictionary definition of friendship. It is interesting that it is a noun though. Friendship takes work, energy, time and desire. It relies on both parties to participate, otherwise it will just fizzle […]

Heartbreak, Trust and Growth

  I saw this today on my Facebook feed and its timing is impeccable. Just yesterday, and many before, I have been accused of not opening up fully. Not really truly opening up and letting myself be vulnerable, weak, alive. Taking that risk of getting hurt and ultimately trusting the person on the receiving end. […]