It’s My Birthday MONTH

Things in Erin’s Head   It’s my birthday MONTH. Yes, I’m declaring the ENTIRE month of January for ME.  It wasn’t always this way… I used to shirk away from my birthday… Who was I to celebrate MYSELF? And if I couldn’t...

Epiphanies and Hope

Things in Erin’s Head    Dear Diary, It’s time for me to confess. The people really should know. It isn’t as though I was *hiding* it, per se… I really just learned it myself. So I have to tell them the story, so maybe they can see it too…  ***  This past...

The Tenderloin Debacle

Things in Erin’s Head   Whenever a holiday rolls around, 90% of the time Jerry requests a Prime Rib Roast. 99% of the time I say, “No.”It’s not that I don’t want to give him what he wants all the time (I strive to make all of his...

The Wheel of Topics

Things in Erin’s Head   Last week I had a glimmer of what I might want to write today. But I didn’t WRITE it, so it slipped away.  Yesterday, a different little somethin’ came to me while I was massaging (my best thinking happens a) when...
Caregiver Gift Guide

Caregiver Gift Guide

Gifts for #TakingThePause  Welcome to my first ever Caregiver Gift Guide. We all want to share a little extra holiday love with the Caregivers in our lives; after all, they are navigating life in a way they never thought they would.  They juggle life’s regular...