The Best Gifts For Christmas

I’ve never been fan of Black Friday.  I’ve also never been a fan of breaking the bank to give a bunch of gifts at Christmas.  Its just way to dangerous to give gifts for all the wrong reasons. Several years ago, in the wake of my brother’s death, my mother went crazy buying gifts for…

Welcome Home, Mommy

Today I am going to keep this short and sweet.  Have a lot on my mind in RL that I won’t go into here today.  Let’s just say I am working on a few things that need to be addressed in my life that have nothing to do with my transition.  Hopefully I will have…

Times With Friends Make The Best Memories

Like most bloggers, I am a total platform hermit.  I just don’t get out much and it usually takes someone dragging me off my platform to leave there.  I know…its sad.  I really need to work on that. Thankfully though, I got pulled off my platform by friends twice yesterday. The first was to give…

Take Me Home

Fall is one of those times I really miss the old family homestead. When we sold the family homestead following my uncle’s death, I knew I would miss it…but had no idea I would miss it this much.  I miss it all the time…it was a place to go to so I could escape from…

I Need To Sit For A Bit So It Doesn’t All Seem So Daunting

  I have to laugh a bit.  As I was trying to decide what to write about for today’s post, I was truly struggling.  It’s not that I don’t have a lot to say (obviously!).  I was struggling because most of what is going through my mind is either more personal than I want to…

I Struggle To Ask

I’m patting myself on the back a bit today.  I actually asked for help with something in real life. Now this may seem like a silly thing to be patting myself on the back over, but I truly do struggle with asking others for help.  I know where I learned that too.  Growing up in…