Book Review: Journey of Hope: A Novel of Triumph and Heartbreak on the Oregon Trail in 1852, Victoria Murata

  Journey of Hope: A Novel of Triumph and Heartbreak on the Oregon Trail in 1852, Victoria Murata Summary from Amazon.com “When the invitation comes for a new life and urgency calls for better opportunities, how does one answer? History is peopled with those who have left the comfort of the known world to embark […]

Friday Inspiration: Quotes About Pets

One would have thought this post would have been done some time ago, why?  Its simple really, I have a house full of animals and we adore each and every one of them for the individual they are – they are each a constant source of love, amusement, and companionship to us – with each […]

Friday Inspiration: Quotes About Summer

Ah Summertime, the time of year where the days are hot, the sun shines brightly, the humidity in, at least Southeastern, NC, is enough to make you yearn for Air Conditioning, and the days are long and lazy! A time of year every child waits impatiently for through the end of the school year.  A […]

Book Review: Where Fault Lies: A Survivor’s Story of Game, Shame & Blame, Carrie May Lucas

    Where Fault Lies: A Survivor’s Story of Game, Shame & Blame, Carrie May Lucas Summary from Amazon.com “When divorced single-mom Carrie Lucas moved to Seattle she knew it was time to start living life on her own terms, and stop playing by the rules of everyone else. While exploring her new city she […]

Friday Inspiration: Inspirational Quotes About Fathers

This Sunday is Father’s Day, and I will have to brag for just a few minutes First, my Dad is just an Awesome Man! He raised myself, my two brothers and my sister to be productive adults, conscientious of the world around us and be amazing people!  He taught my sister & I how to […]

Book Review: The Last Time I Saw You, Eleanor Moran

    The Last Time I Saw You, by Eleanor Moran Summary from NetGalley.com “When Olivia Berrington gets the call to tell her that her best friend from college has been killed in a car crash in New York, her life is turned upside down. Her relationship with Sally was an exhilarating roller coaster, until […]

Friday Inspiration: Quotes About Dreams

This week was a week of Dreams, I discussed in three separate posts two different dreams I had that touched me and rocked me to the core – you can find those below: Change and What Our Dreams Can Tell Us, Part I Change and What Our Dreams Can Tell Us, Part II Change and […]

Change and What Our Dreams Can Tell Us…Part III

Ok so the last couple of nights we’ve talked about two very significant dreams I had over the weekend and how they’ve impacted me and what their possible meanings are, I have come to two firm conclusions on them thus far: 1.  The escaping of the arranged marriage doesn’t mean I am unhappy in my […]

Change and What Our Dreams Can Tell Us…Part II

This is a continuation of last night’s post: Change and What Our Dreams Can Tell Us found here Ok so after doing some digging tonight I have looked online to try and decipher the meanings of my two dreams and the pieces going into each of them, according to the website DreamMoods an arranged marriage […]

Change and What Our Dreams Can Tell Us…

Change What prompts change? For all of us that trigger is different, myself, to lose these excess 50-pounds I have been carrying around for years was being told that at 35 years of age my good cholesterol was higher than it should have been.  Excuse me? I thought all was ok! I guess not, and […]