Life is like a swim down the river. There are smooth sections where we can leisurely float along doing the backstroke, and treacherous, often unexpected, rapids that require every ounce of strength and courage just to keep ourselves from going under.
It was during one of those trying times that I coined the phrase mermaid in a mudslide. That’s exactly how I felt as I tried to maintain my focus, direction and positive disposition in spite of the mud swirling around me.
One thing I have learned after fifty five years on this planet as a daughter, sister, friend, wife (35 yrs) and mother of four (32,29,25,20) is that every one of our life stories is peppered with different versions of a finite, cosmic collection of triumphs and tragedies; ones that could happen to any human…
..or mermaid. 😉
The purpose of this blog is simply to share..opinions, recipes, stories, life lessons, my faith…
Mostly though, its an attempt to be a conduit for thoughts and observations that might be motivational, thought provoking or at the very least helpful in some tiny way.
I know I don’t always hit the mark, there are a few rants here and there, but please know my motives are pure..
Don’t hesitate to let me know how I’m doing.
I appreciate you stopping by,