Mental Health Awareness Month: How are you?

I know. I’ve been away for quite some time. But I’m happy to be back and ready to blog! May 1st marked the first day of Mental Health Awareness Month! This month is important to me and for many others. I want to take the time to show my appreciation for this month. Before I continue, how are you? I feel that this is a … Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Month: How are you?

Raised by a Single Father: The Love

Even though my dad had his struggles, I knew he did his very best to provide us with what we needed. It’d get us through the week or months. My dad was raised by a single parent. My lovely grandma Eva (I will talk more about her later). He also felt how it was to be raised by a single parent. I knew he did … Continue reading Raised by a Single Father: The Love

Raised by a Single Father: His Struggles

For those of you that personally know me, know I was raised by a single father. Let me tell you, it wasn’t easy raising 4 children alone. I’ve seen my dad going through quite a bit while growing up. Here are a few things I saw my hard-working dad go through. Financially: Growing up we didn’t have a babysitter to watch us. We watch ourselves! … Continue reading Raised by a Single Father: His Struggles

Building Friendships with Older Ones

We all have those group of people we call friends or family. We keep in touch with them regularly and we make ourselves available to spend time with them. But take a look at your group of friends. Do your friends range in different age groups or do you tend to stick those within your age range? For me, my group of friends are much … Continue reading Building Friendships with Older Ones