Monday Motivation– Effort

Just over a year ago, I got an MRI report that suggested I have MS. After further testing, we found that to be true. In a lot of ways, getting this diagnosis is the best thing that could happen for me. I might not *want* MS, but I am happy to know what's going on. … Continue reading Monday Motivation– Effort

Monday Motivation– Patience

I really like this quote. It's not the usual admonishment about patience. It's not that you're doing something wrong. It's just reminding you that it might not be time to bloom yet. You're under no obligation to "bloom" and be perfect or beautiful every day or all the time. I can pretty easily apply this … Continue reading Monday Motivation– Patience

Sunday Digest: Jan 13-18

If daily updates are too much for you, I will be posting a weekly update with all my posts in one place. So far, scheduling my blog posts ahead has worked well. I didn't have a lot of time for writing on Mr. Darcy's Grieving Wife, but I found out my thyroid levels were a … Continue reading Sunday Digest: Jan 13-18

Friday Feature– Mr. Darcy’s Kindness

Mr. Darcy's Kindness started as a PMS-induced idea on the eve of Mother's Day. As a mother, we can go through so much for the sake of our child. I don't know a single mother who can't tell me some story that might make you weep and end the phrase with "but it was all … Continue reading Friday Feature– Mr. Darcy’s Kindness

Throwback Thursday– The Battle of Corunna

The Battle of Corunna near Elvina, Spain, occurred on this day, January 14, 1809. I will not be going into the tactical specifics of this battle because I am not a military historian, and such things mostly go over my head. However, I will dwell on the background and aftermath of the battle, specifically what … Continue reading Throwback Thursday– The Battle of Corunna