My Two Kinds Of Joy

Of all the things I’ve achieved in life that still brings me good feelings. (Out of modesty, I won’t list them all here.) Nothing compares to the wonderful feelings that having grandchildren bring. Of course, having children in my life brings me joy. Well…most days anyway. But having grandchildren has given me a new kind … Read more

Maybe It Was Meant To Be?

An excerpt from chapter 4 of my book. Why I Got Married. I thought I’d post it on my blog after just celebrating 42 years of marriage. It would seem that maybe it was meant to be. But I think not drinking for the last 25 years was a big help. “It just doesn’t make … Read more

I Hope You Enjoy This

“There will come a time on our path of recovery from mental health and addiction issues when trying to achieve emotional wellness and greater happiness becomes less work and our lives more enjoyable. It just happens. The key, however, is to continue to accept help along the way and never give up. Having and maintaining … Read more

The Beginning. The End. And Everything In Between

As my life goes on I believe Somehow something’s changed Something deep inside Ooh a part of me There’s a strange new light in my eyes Things I’ve never known Changing my life Changing me I’ve been searchin’ So long To find an answer Now I know my life has meaning, oh That’s how the … Read more