The Broken Mother
September 22, 2017

Snow Bound X Two Weeks

Talk about an aching back...

Cold weather is tough on me in general. Cold, wet weather is torture. My back just radiates pain all the way down to my legs.

December 31, 2013

2014: Happy New "Healthier" Year!

The "New Year" has always been special to me. I not only celebrate the beginning of a new year, but also my birthday. As you can imagine, I have never had a borring birthday.

December 05, 2013

Christmas Greetings

Christmas can invoke different feelings in people; this one blessing I would like to share with you.

I know Christmas can invoke different feelings in people, it is a very emotional time. I struggle with this time of year myself. Not because of my childhood.

August 11, 2016

Surprise Reactions

The other day I decided to put the country music station on my TV so I could listen to the music my friend loved so much. I was not even ready for the reaction I had to watching that video!

May 24, 2016

The Bus Stop

My first accomplishment as a broken Mother was taking my son to the bus stop for the first day of kindergarden.

August 11, 2016

Help Me My Brain Thinks I'm Falling

Twisted Signals

So far nothing has happened the way most of my doctors said it would or should or maybe could?

July 12, 2016

Out For a Drive

first time behind the wheel alone

Learning how to adjust just about everything in my life for my new self was daunting. Driving was always in the back of my mind, but I knew it would be awhile before I could face it and I had more healing to do.

July 12, 2016

Bad Day

what to do?

I just had a bad day, very bad day. Pain was so overwhelming that I was falling off my own feet.

August 11, 2016


I came to admire my husband because when it seemed no one else in the world believed me, he did. He trusted my word. My instinct that something was terribly wrong.

August 11, 2016

Walking to Ease Pain

One step at a time

The last thing my surgeon told me when I was leaving the hospital was that walking was the best thing I could do for my back.