August 1, 2020

Quarantine was a unique adventure. The first month I stayed home from work, church and going out in public at all. The first time I went out in public was to go to my parents house for Mother's Day. It felt so good to get out of the house after a month and a half. I di...

April 7, 2020

After feeling down and a bit discombobulated during the first week I decided it was time for a plan. This was going to be my new normal for a while and I needed to make the most of it. On a normal weekday, I am up at 5 am. Jon and I usually leave the house around 7 am...

March 21, 2020

Last Friday, March 13th I started working from home. The Corona Virus spread started ramping up about Wednesday and by Friday the business I work for ordered us to work from home. My husband was able to get permission to grab my docking station and one of my screens fr...

March 27, 2019

Heart update:

Today I had my annual cardiologist appointment. It was earlier in the year than it usually is because I asked to see my doctor to talk about some A-fib beats I have been feeling. I have been having A-fib beats (where the heart speeds up momentarily on its...

January 21, 2019

I was asked to be a guest blogger on Help-a-Heart's blog! I got to share my story of how I came across this very important non-profit organization and what they have meant to my life. I am so happy to give awareness to them any time I can. 

Please check out my gues...

December 21, 2018

Hi all!

I went to the doctor this morning and had an electrocardiogram to check the EF (ejection fraction) function of my heart.  My EF had dropped from 40 to 30 when I came out

of the hospital which put me in heart failure category.  After several weeks of rehab a...

November 9, 2018

I love my birthday. I'm proud to get to another birthday each year. For all the insecurities and struggles I face every other day my birthday is the one day I wake up with that "Heck Yeah!" attitude. I feel powerful and accomplished that I have yet again conquered anot...

October 14, 2018

Today is the one year birthday of my book being published and available for sale on Amazon! What a crazy year it has been! I remember a time in my life that I never believed this book would get done. It was something that had been on my heart and mind since I was thirt...

October 9, 2018

As many of you know my dad survived two massive heart attacks last week. He had to have 3 stents put into two major arteries that were blocked in his heart. It was scary and unsettling to say the least. In my life I have always been the patient. I am the one with all t...

October 3, 2018

Yesterday was not a day I would ever want to relive, yet I can’t help but relive it over and over again in my head. In those moments I keep going back to God’s great faithfulness. Here’s what happened:

At 5am yesterday my dad woke up not feeling well. He said his back h...

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