Doodle’s Christmas

I got a $40 Target gift card yesterday in the mail and I decided to use it on Doodle instead of myself because I already had everything I really wanted this year. I also consider getting stuff for Doodle is really getting stuff for myself because it makes my life easier. We got him a…

Christmas Eve

Today is Christmas Eve a day that a few months ago I did not think I would live to see. My health and my weight are silently killing me and I’m on so much medication I probably could start my own pharmacy. However, the next two days are not about me they are about spending…

Merry Christmas!

  Well, it looks like I survived Christmas 2014! It may have been a rough year and I may not have been able to give my kids all the gifts they wanted, but we did make the most of it. I know we’re facing a difficult 2015 but as long as we stick together as…

The Solution Blessed My Family

The Solution a place focused on addiction recovery selected my family as the one they wanted to bless this holiday season. It was without a doubt the best Christmas ever especially since with all my issues we struggle to make ends meet not to mention put any gifts under the tree. Sunday night we had…

7 Days Til Chrismas

Look at that, only seven days to Christmas and I’m starting to feel better. Last night I took the kids out for a little bit, driving around looking for Christmas lights. We found a pretty good one called The Lights On Townley located at 3617 W Townley Ave Phoenix, AZ 85051. They did a great job with the…

Joseph You Are Not The Father

In the cynical world we live in today one can’t help but believe the immaculate conception and birth of Jesus in a manger would play out like a Maury Povich paternity test episode. After lots of scandalous talk and judgmental looks Maury would proclaim “Joseph, in the case of the little baby Jesus, you are…

Two Week Until Christmas

It’s two weeks until Christmas and it’s supposed to be a happy time but I can’t find that normal holiday cheer. This will be my first Christmas without my mother being there to say Merry Christmas to. I did not realize how much the simplest things could set me off and make me cry like…