Becoming the new old me

As I make my way through life right now, even with shyness and depression and fears galore, I feel like I am finally becoming me again. I have dreams I am working toward. I have goals I want to reach. I know where I’d like to be five years from now.

I honestly do feel just like a butterfly right now. I have emerged from Continue reading “Becoming the new old me”

Saying goodbye to a dream

I decided to sell my wedding dress.

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Taken by the fabulous Memories by Mandy Photography in Rockford, Michigan. By the way, this is not a sponsored post. I just really LOVE the pictures she took for our wedding ❤

This might not seem like a big deal to most people. The thing is, I was in love with Continue reading “Saying goodbye to a dream”

Graduating thoughts

Confetti

On Saturday, Choo-choo, Diesel, and I drove to my hometown for my youngest sister’s high school graduation open house. Her party was held in the very same place I had my open house 15 years ago. I have to say, there was an instant feeling of strangeness when I first walked in and saw the familiar red, black, and white decorations. I had celebrated my freedom in the same room she did.

It got me thinking. I am 15 years older now, but am I 15 years wiser? Continue reading “Graduating thoughts”