Category Archive: love

Snow Day

“Do you want to build a snowman?” Sitting quietly on the couch, Cade gazed out the window. Sadly I watched as he missed out on the winter fun.  “I am sure he would… Continue reading

They Don’t Check Out

“Cade stop hitting your tablet,” I shouted. “It’s not nice to hit Atticus Finch,” he laughed. With his latest phase Cade pulls up images on electronic devices and smacks them.  When he is… Continue reading

Lemonade

I have never understood the phrase “God never gives you more than you can handle.”  The very definition of suicide is people who were given more than they could handle.  My life is… Continue reading

I Feel Your Pain

I am sure most people have heard the phrase “I feel your pain.”  It’s merely a way of showing empathy.  Have you ever become so in tune with a person that you really… Continue reading

Cade Goes to the Prom

Once upon a time there was a handsome young boy named Cade. He lived with his mother, father and his daring Uncle Brett. Everyone did their very best to keep Cade happy and giggly. Aside… Continue reading

My Hero

Tears ran slowly down my cheek.  My eyes closed as the salty taste edged the corner of my mouth.  Although I hated performing the task at hand I knew it must be done.  With… Continue reading

Success Defined

Attending the big games, I thought about the many ways we’ve been programmed to measure success. How do you measure success? Did you get the promotion you’ve been working so hard to receive? Is your… Continue reading

Roar

“Ruff ruff ruff…woof woof…ruff ruff…woof woof” the dogs jumped at the door awaiting the person on the other side.  “Woof woof…ruff…” “Shut up!” I shouted.  “It’s just Uncle Brett coming home from the gym.”… Continue reading

Fifty Shades of Blue

I’m going to need your assistance with this post.  I’d like to do a little role play.  Are you ready?  I am going to demonstrate how to find pleasure in a certain amount of… Continue reading

Say Hello to Uncle Brett

I have a colorful household to say the least.  My brother-in-law Brett just walked by wearing his usual nightly attire.  His striped tank top is tightly tucked into his smiley face pajama pants.… Continue reading