One of my childhood friends died this past weekend. We were really close in High School but grew apart later in life. Somehow his death made me think more about life. Saturday, I preached the funeral of a 93 year old “productive” pillar of society. Her death inspired me to give this life my very … More Today

Mothering for Free

A mothers job is never over. In this season I choose to switch the term from job to commitment fueled by unconditional love. My 10 month old screamed out, I heard her from her room. I listened to see what type scream, then it turned to small whimpers. I knew she only needed some love … More Mothering for Free

Good Morning

It’s been a while. Time to wake up. Just like a deep sleep you have to shake and stretch and turn and twist to get yourself up and moving again. But once you get the blood flowing then you move forward and start the pace for the day. So we are waking up. We are … More Good Morning

Living IT Now

“Peace is you POSITION of Power.” ~ Gewanda J. Parker I have been through some profound and emotionally and physically taxing experiences recently — being on total bed rest with a high risk pregnancy and having to put my career on hold, raising a two year old, soul searching, overcoming huge obstacles and deciding to … More Living IT Now

Older Mothers

For the many ladies who contact me privately about their journey, hopes, fears, frustration of wanting to be a mom or mothering in their 40’s. Be encouraged!!! Don’t give up!!!!  Mothering has a new look! It looks like those who have lived full lives then decided to build a family, those who have suffered infertility … More Older Mothers

The New Bond

This past week I’ve been intentionally reconnecting with those I’ve had relationships with in the past. I’ve talked with a few and restarted on a new path.  At first it was a bit awkward, just calling someone out the blue and starting a dialogue. What I found was in each call, they too were taken … More The New Bond

The Journey Inward

When I first started this blog I named it the Journey Inward. I spent a lot of time doing self help work and listening to my life. It was beneficial and helpful at the time. This morning, well, over the past few months I have found myself right back at that place. Primarily because all … More The Journey Inward