The Story Begins Mamma Bear Plus 6

          It has been a year and it is still difficult to share this story with anyone outside my small circle of close friends & family. I will be very discriminating on details, not sure there will ever be an acceptable amount of time between then and the present that will make me want to dig up and share those deep ugly mental images. It is not something that I thought I would ever want to talk about or share with anyone, but it is amazing what can be accomplished Read more [...]

Ask God For a Sign and You will Probably Get a BIG One!

    Overnight, a single mother of 6, 5 daughters and 1 son. They needed me so much now, they needed me to be their strength, and needless to say they were mine. My children need to see by my example that we would be okay. They needed & still need to know they will always have me and I will NEVER leave their side or betray them, ever… We would get thru this together and we did, and in many ways we still are. In the months that followed I had some difficult choices to make, our Read more [...]

This May Sound Like the End of the Story but it is Only the Beginning !

  It has been an experience to say the least, an incredible one that will never be forgotten. SO elated that I am able to say that my oldest daughter and her boyfriend really were right behind us, they sold everything, packed their car and moved up here end of September! All my babies home where they belong, where we can all grow together until their futures take them to new places and on their own exciting journeys! We are all new people in so many different ways. It has taken me months Read more [...]

April Just Isn’t My Month

  Is it just me or does anyone else have an “unlucky” month in their life!? I know I do, and mine is April. My 37 year old mother was lost on April 25th, 1993. In 1995, my white cat Sugar suffered a horrible death by coyotes in our yard. That same month I lost a friend to accidental suicide. I have been in 3 car accidents in my life and 2 were in April. Yes, God I get it, April is not my month, and that’s okay, I didn’t dwell or focus on all that as April approached each year. Over Read more [...]