Live Your Truth

Write Your Truth I saw this quote this morning on Instagram and it really hit close to home. Life is not like an instagram profile! It's messy and most days like a rollercoaster. As much as I love my instagram layout and keeping things light & airy with a touch of organic, I have to admit…

Let’s get an update!

Hola! My, my has this new year been a doozy! If you have been following along or checking in from time to time you may have noticed a ton of changes! From old posts, new posts, new pages & new material. Heck, even the color scheme has changed a time or two! I have been…

Time for a change

It was December 9, 2017 and the family was all decked out in their best. The boys in boots & ties, our daughter in her lace evening dress and the hubby in his leather vest and cowboy hat. We were down to the last five minutes of "we need to get on the road now!"…

A new year

Ah, it's that time again.... Once the count down is over, the kisses have landed and the champagne has run dry, it's time to once again set unrealistic goals. The good ol' new year's resolution craze ~ Why do we set these ridiculous high standards for ourselves? Don't we realize that we are adding more…

Why start a blog?

About a year ago, a friend recommended that I start writing. About EVERYTHING! ~ Just let it all out ~  No thinking, no planning, just write. Write my emotions, memories, all of my feelings. And I did. I let it flow, I let the pain, the love, the joy, flow on those pastel cream pages.…

The beginning

I can close my eyes & remember every detail of our first meeting. 1996 and I was a freshman at La Pryor High School.  I was shy, awkward and lacked style (my mother picked out my rocky jeans). There I was sitting in Mrs. Blair’s English class when all the girls began to giggle and…