• The Four Virtues My Father Taught Me

    The Four Virtues My Father Taught Me

    I’ve mentioned my father in a few of my blogs already. I like to give a nod to him every once and a while because he deserves a lot of credit for shaping into the woman I am today. I had a very unique relationship with my father, Edward. He was a single parent and he raised me full time. He spent all his energy on teaching me the important truths of life and making sure that I had a good head on my shoulders. I took a trip down memory lane this Father’s Day. It was my first without him. My father taught me so much and not a…

  • My First Heartbreak - How I Set Myself Free With Self Love

    My First Heartbreak – How I Set Myself Free With Self Love

    The things I’ve learned about love I’m still too young to know all there is to know about love. But I sure have some experience. In my 26 years of life I have loved a lot. I’ve loved my father, my siblings, my grandparents, my friends, my pets and two men in my life. With the two men I have learned the most about myself and about love. My first love was also my first many things. I was young and naive and he was older and more experienced. He was also manipulative, emotionally abusive and selfish. But I loved him, and for four years (only two of which we…