Inherent versus earned…

Sunny day, loving it...but I need to get to the meat of this entry. I am presently doing other things online, but this is now in the front of my cerebral cortex, so buckle up.  🙄 As we journey through recovery, we establish new relationships and (in some cases) build new "families". I am just… Continue reading Inherent versus earned…


Willingness and warmth

It has been mostly cloudy with some rain. Hardly any blooms left for me to bring in and put on my table to enjoy.  The sun does not shine on them long enough for them to really open properly, so my flowers stay closed up in tight little balls, waiting for enough warmth to open,… Continue reading Willingness and warmth

Guest Post ~ Rebellion and Unconditional Love

Guest Post ~ authored by Cari Wagy   I’ve been reading a devotional that chronicles the journey of a dog Stella and her master Allison as they go through obedience training. Stella needs help because she suffers from a condition called “submissive urination”. In other words she would piddle after being chastised in an attempt to… Continue reading Guest Post ~ Rebellion and Unconditional Love

Friday Acceptance

Rainy, windy and kinda chilly. But that's okay. Working on "weather acceptance". Chuckling to myself, as this marks a new chapter in my attempt to quit whining about how much I hate the weather when it turns rainy and cold. Today, I find myself struggling with acceptance of another kind. We have a saying in… Continue reading Friday Acceptance