Category Archives: dreams

Love/Hate relationship with SLEEP

Some people call it anxiety. Some people call it the inability to let go of the past. I call it NOT FUN. Not relaxing. Not being whisked off to a blissful state of mind. Not enjoying that re-energizing couple of … Continue reading

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Living in a dream…

The living room in our house is where most of the action happens; entertaining friends, gathering with family members to relax and watching TV. Just imagine kicking off your shoes after a long day of work  and laying back on the … Continue reading

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The Art of Resigning

After graduating Longwood University with a Therapeutic Recreation degree, quitting my work at Fairfax Nursing Center nearly destroyed me. I went from trying so hard to complete my high school education, while dealing with the complications of a new disability, a … Continue reading

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Out with the Old

    On the eve of the beginning of 2017, I am very excited to change in the next year.  Change moderatly, not all at once and not all or nothing, as this article found in the Huffington Post explains. I … Continue reading

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TR and endless possibilities

I think that I just had the best week in a long time.  At the end of July 2016, my church Messiah United Methodist in Springfield, Virginia had Vacation Bible school.  I volunteered to lead the 1/2 hour recreation session … Continue reading

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And in the beginning…

“I think what doesn’t kill you makes you a better human being. It opens your eyes, your heart, and your mind.” – Derek Hough [Dancing with the Stars] Peace out Trevor the Otter ***This cute little otter keeps sending me … Continue reading

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What doesn’t kill you…

“I think what doesn’t kill you makes you a better human being. It opens your eyes, your heart, and your mind. – Derek Hough ” Peace out Trevor the Otter ***This cute little otter keeps sending me emails with sometimes … Continue reading

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Time and time again…

We only have 86400 seconds in the day “All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us. – J.R.R. Tolkien ” Peace out Trevor the Otter Live like we’re dying There is only … Continue reading

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why?

WRITING 101: DAY 1 Why do I write?  I write because I have a goal.  I have a goal of sharing my experience with a traumatic brain injury and rehab with others.  I hope to inspire and provide comfort and … Continue reading

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Poker face

Life consists not in holding good cards, but in playing those cards you hold well. Women’s Fitness  @Women-Fit Life is not about existing in a crappy life, but it’s what you do with the crap life’s given you. A person … Continue reading

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