Your Compliment Offends Me

I’m sure that people are offering a compliment when they look at me and say “You’re so skinny!”, but honestly, it isn’t always received as such. I have always been on the thin side when it comes to my weight and I eat well. I didn’t reach 100 lbs until I was a senior in high school. I’ve also had 5 children and yet I am still thin compared to most women my age. Read More

Full Sized Family

I shouldn’t have to defend my family size. Often times I feel as if I am labeled with stereotypes as to what my family is like. Usually those labels are untrue. I get comments like “Wow, I bet that’s noisy!” or “How do you have any time to yourself?”. Read More

iHeart Who?

iheart who? In a recent quest to find myself and my true passion in life, I decided to make a list of things that I loved doing as a child. I prepared my list, and I write: clothing design, art, singing and music, but then I also had writing. Unsure of what I was going to do with this list, I wrote these things down and it stayed there, on my notepad, for a few months. Out of the blue, I decided to write a list about topics I would share with people and the list seemed never ending. Could writing really be “IT!”? Read More