I've been meaning to take a break from my personal stories to write a post about something that struck a chord with me. A few months ago Gillette released a commercial that brought a lot of media attention. It appeared the purpose of the commercial was to get people to ask themselves, is this the … Continue reading The Best a Man Can Get
I have been debating since I started this blog whether I was going to share my story with people I knew or not. Yesterday I made the decision to share it with people that I have met along the way that struck me as understanding, kind and open-hearted. It was a tough decision because I … Continue reading Me Too
Since I was a young girl I've always been the kind of person who enjoys planning meaningful surprises and gifts for the people that are important to me in my life. It brings me joy to bring happiness into other people's lives. So as John's 30th birthday approached I decided to throw him a surprise … Continue reading John’s 30th Birthday
I've been doing a lot of reading recently about domestic violence. Gas lighting is something that keeps getting my attention. I had never heard this term until after I was already in the process of getting a divorce, but I lived it for 14 years. John was always trying to make me feel like all … Continue reading Why Do We Question Ourselves?
So to start understanding where it all went wrong you'll need to know a little background about my previous relationship. When I went off to college I was still in a relationship with my high school sweetheart. He joined the Navy and was multiple states away the majority of the time, but we made it … Continue reading The Day We Met