Coming Together · growth

Raising My Communication IQ

I’ve been writing a lot! Ironically, it has not all been associated with this blog. Sorry about that. But, the writing: I’m writing to share other’s stories, writing to organize my thoughts, writing to parents of the children I tutor, writing podcast episodes…writing, writing, writing. And in all of that writing, I find that my… Continue reading Raising My Communication IQ

education

Lessons I’ve Learned In the Past Year

It has been almost one year since I left a stable, high paying job working for the Federal Government, took the savings I had, and started Forget Me Not Advocacy Group. For almost six months prior to this event, I worked hard to get the paperwork in order, obtain our 501(c)3 status, establish a Board, and… Continue reading Lessons I’ve Learned In the Past Year

domestic violence · Re-Blogged

A Shared Story

I want to share a post from my friend, and fellow author, Caroline Abbott, in which she has shared my story with her readers.  Some it you may have heard before and some of it may be new.  All in all, it covers how I have transitioned from a victim to survivor, and how Forget Me Not… Continue reading A Shared Story

domestic violence · Upcoming Events

October, a Memoir, and a Birthday (Oh My!)

October is almost here. Crisp air, fall leaves, apples, and cider…well, if you don’t live in South Florida that is. But one can dream, right? October ushers in more than fall, however. It is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, a time to stop for a moment and reflect on how Domestic Violence affects us all; individually,… Continue reading October, a Memoir, and a Birthday (Oh My!)