Tag Archives: gratitude

Grab A Comfy Pen And Write In Your Diary

If you’re like me, you can write what you can’t say and that is really helpful.  I mean, I wrote copiously to my former husband after he left me even though I never showed him what I wrote.  I wrote … Continue reading

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It’s Not Our Anniversary Anymore

The other day I realized it would have been our wedding anniversary.  Well, I guess I should call it my unniversary since I am divorced over a year now.  I wonder if my former husband even realized the date.  I … Continue reading

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Change Your Attitude and Embrace 50!

Few people agree with me that turning 50 was a great milestone.  A lot of my friends are bemoaning middle age, but not me.  I changed the way I looked at my life.  I chose to look at turning 50 … Continue reading

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I Needed A Hug

It’s been a long week and I’m tired.  I couldn’t even manage to make dinner last night so we got take out.  While we sat there eating pizza, I tried to rally my gratitude that the kids and I are … Continue reading

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Text Message Received

Yesterday afternoon I received a text and it read: Happy Mother’s Day.  Enjoy your day with the kids. It was from my former husband who has not reached out, nor answered beyond a one word response in months.  I was … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day To All The Single Moms!

Moms without a partner, whether you’re divorced, separated, widowed or never married, my hat is off to you today!  You deserve a medal of honor for what you’ve accomplished by continuing to strive to be the BEST MOMMY AND MUM … Continue reading

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When Divorce is Hard, Concentrate on Gratitude

I know, you’re probably thinking I have no business in preaching that you should be finding something to be grateful for when things are so chaotic in your life.  I remember thinking the very same way when someone said that … Continue reading

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