Growing up I was always told to read the Bible, which I had to with my parents, for church and in private school. I knew most of the Bible stories and memorized so many scriptures, some that I still remember to this day. I didn't truly understand what it all meant though, I just did … Continue reading the Bible is life!
I abused alcohol since I was 16 years old and it was a HUGE issue in my marriage with both my husband drinking and myself. I don't want that to be a part of me anymore. Did I ever think of myself as an alcoholic? No. Most people abuse alcohol so it seemed normal for … Continue reading 6 months sober today.
It's late and I should be sleeping, but reading back in my some of my journals is quite painful. I hear a girl who just wanted true love. Always searching and falling fast. I had a lot of insecurities for many years. My thoughts were full of sadness, hurt, anger and resentment. I battled with … Continue reading thoughts on my journals
I was bullied as a kid in a private school and I struggled with insecurities my entire life. I made a choice to get breast implants at 26 years old. I battled through years of partying... abusing drugs, alcohol and being promiscuous. I was destroyed into pieces and walls of hurt, lack of self worth … Continue reading God saved me over and over
We have to take care of our ourselves first, gals. That is the most important thing I can say to you. Your feelings and what you want out of life and in a realtionship matter! Stop chasing these manipulators and dirt bags that treat you like a doormat. You deserve to be treated with respect … Continue reading stop looking
It takes a long time to heal from a broken heart. You often think that the pain will never go away. Will it? It does get easier. You think that you are okay most days as time goes on, but then something triggers it. It could be anything. That hurt and rejection that someone didn't … Continue reading healing is a long process
Sometimes you will lose relationships and friendships to continue to grow and that is okay. It may be sad, it may hurt, you may feel disappointed and you may question "why" often. Everything happens for a reason and I truly believe that God has your back. I've learned a lot since my divorce in the … Continue reading growing apart