People, in general, have never understood the way that I think and/or operate in life, love, parenting, my writing, and a variety of other areas people tend to pick apart in late night phonecalls and over lunch convos with their besties. Growing up an eclectic, free spirited, wide eyed girl in a small sleepy town, … Continue reading Going against the flow
I always tell my son that people are a lot like crystals. The 'perfect' ones are never quite as interesting. The cracks in us are much like the cracks in a crystal..to some, they may be a 'flaw' but to others, they see that those cracks reflect the sunlight. A perfectly unique beauty of their … Continue reading We are crystals in the sun
I write. I create. I paint. I ponder. I feel. I see...what so many don't. I love. I wonder. I study. I feel. I indulge. I gain understanding. I reflect. I FEEL. I express......I shatter into pieces.... I write. I create. I paint. I ponder. ________________ Much love, Rockin Mom
Along the way I've learned that many times, the ones who feel unloved show the most love. The ones who aren't cared for are the ones who care the most. The uncomforted are the most comforting. The souls filled with sadness spend their days trying to fill others with happiness. The broken try to help … Continue reading Thoughts.
It's been a while since I've really sat down and painted my mind on the screen so I thought I'd post a lil bloggy blog today! I'm a very "in my head" type person. I'm a deep thinker, always have been. I think about anything and everything and why and how things became the way … Continue reading Life juxtaposed.
1. NEVER under-estimate an individual because they are on the spectrum. Some of the most intelligent, interesting, and most capable people I know have Autism. 2. Don't assume that people with autism are emotionless or uncaring if they don't respond in a way you would expect others to respond. Often times people on the spectrum … Continue reading 10 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT PEOPLE WHO HAVE AUTISM
I finally got a shot of these beautiful doors! I've passed them probably a thousand times over the past few years and every single time I stop to admire them so I thought a picture was appropriate. I love things that are from a different time. Oh the stories these old doors could tell. _______________________________________________________________________________________________
Man today has been one of those days that test every ounce of strength I have. Everything in the world seems to be going wrong. It's times like these that I think of how truly lucky I am to have my beautiful son and husband. Things could ALWAYS be worse, no matter what the situation … Continue reading Rough day!
My fondant figures Homemade with the finest quality ingredients, no high fructose corn syrup, vegetable, or canola oil in any of my confections. I use healthier alternatives such as extra virgin coconut and sunflower oils. This does not compromise the taste, it makes everything taste even better! I also use 100% vegetarian fed eggs..the … Continue reading Busy busy busy!!