2nd Chance To Be With My 1st Love, Albeit With a “Scarlet Letter” on My Chest (Part 2)

I hope you didn’t think that that was it.  I hope you didn’t think once the divorce was final, and I was able to be with my true love, that I simply lived “HAPPILY EVER AFTER”!  No, this was real life.  Real life just doesn’t work that way.  Even though I am telling you itContinue reading “2nd Chance To Be With My 1st Love, Albeit With a “Scarlet Letter” on My Chest (Part 2)”

Why Does Life Have to Have So Much Opposition? It’s Even in the Fairy Tail Disney Movies!

Have you ever noticed that in any good story you read or watch on T.V. or at the movies, there always has to be some sort of opposition standing in the way of the couple in love, or the accomplishment of some great thing? Why is that? Even in the Disney movies…you have Ursula tryingContinue reading “Why Does Life Have to Have So Much Opposition? It’s Even in the Fairy Tail Disney Movies!”

2nd Chance To Be With My 1st Love…

Not long after I had divorced, I began dating my first true love. We came from two very different worlds. He introduced me to a peaceful, but hardworking  world on the farm that I had only heard about, but had never experienced. I introduced him to the world of a fast-paced city, (with 3 young children!),Continue reading “2nd Chance To Be With My 1st Love…”

I Was 15 and I Thought I Was in Love…It Didn’t Go Like I Thought It Would, but It Was Love…Part 5 (Final)

I am going to wrap this story up today, so I am going to really highlight the turning point in my life. Prior to finishing the Paralegal course, on a scale of 1-10, I would say that my self esteem had gotten down to about a 2 or 3. After completing that course, my selfContinue reading “I Was 15 and I Thought I Was in Love…It Didn’t Go Like I Thought It Would, but It Was Love…Part 5 (Final)”

I Was 15 and I Thought I Was in Love…It Didn’t Go Like I Thought It Would, but It Was Love…Part 4

I found so much love with my first child, and I decided that I wanted more of that! I figured that I was going to make my marriage work no matter what, and since divorce wasn’t an option, we were going to continue growing our family. I became pregnant again, and my second perfect babyContinue reading “I Was 15 and I Thought I Was in Love…It Didn’t Go Like I Thought It Would, but It Was Love…Part 4”

I Was 15 and I Thought I Was in Love…It Didn’t Go Like I Thought It Would, but It Was Love…Part 3

There he was. Standing in my mom and dad’s kitchen. That contagious smile, those blue eyes…I was mesmerized once again. I can still remember standing in front of my mom and dad’s refrigerator talking to him. We had this invisible bond that pulled us together. We both knew that there was something there, we justContinue reading “I Was 15 and I Thought I Was in Love…It Didn’t Go Like I Thought It Would, but It Was Love…Part 3”

I Was 15 and I Thought I Was in Love…It Didn’t Go Like I Thought It Would, but It Was Love…Part 2

I remember being in my bedroom one night, prior to finding out he was married, and my mother could sense that I was missing Kevin. She came into my room and told me, “I don’t know how, and I don’t know when, but I believe you and Kevin will be back together one day.” IContinue reading “I Was 15 and I Thought I Was in Love…It Didn’t Go Like I Thought It Would, but It Was Love…Part 2”

I Was 15 and I Thought I Was in Love…It Didn’t Go Like I Thought It Would, but, It Was Love

I used to tell this love story all the time.  It was the story of my life during those critical years.  You know, those years  that usually unbeknownst to us (at the time), set the foundations of our entire lives.  I thought I should include this story here in this blog, since LOVE is what can bringContinue reading “I Was 15 and I Thought I Was in Love…It Didn’t Go Like I Thought It Would, but, It Was Love”