Category: Expanding Further

I Must Have Changed

`Who are YOU?’ said the Caterpillar. …Alice replied, rather shyly, `I–I hardly know, sir, just at present– at least I know who I WAS when I got up this morning, but I think I must have been changed several times since then.’ -from Alice in Wonderland I…

Opening a Window

When life closes a door, it opens a window.  But if the door isn’t locked, there’s no reason you can’t just open it for yourself, right?  -unknown It is Memorial Day.  I am sitting in the backyard, with the sound of the waterfall in…

People Who Have Cracked

“When you are feeling down, not good enough, or like a complete failure, remember this…. the light will only shine through people who have cracked.”  -@beachyogagirl (via Instagram) I debated not going to the SHARE meeting last night, the support group for people who…

A Different Mood

I went to the support group last night for parents who had experienced loss and were either pregnant again or considering pregnancy. The group meets only once a month. The last meeting was before my 20-week ultrasound and I was a wreck. I cried through most of the meeting and could find few words to express any joy or happiness.

Cultural Connection

Healthcare has been at the forefront of the news lately.  Health insurance was never even something I thought much about, until recently.  We had it.  The coverage was decent.  It paid for stuff.  Yet now it is something I am constantly concerned about.