Unmasked | Fear And The Question I Never Saw Coming

"Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the assessment that something else is more important than fear." ~ Franklin D. Roosevelt One night, I was talking with my Man and fear had a hold of me so tight. The anxiety took over and I felt like a lost cause. I saw no hope. … Continue reading Unmasked | Fear And The Question I Never Saw Coming

Quote, Song And Thoughts Of The Week | June 28th, 2020

"I love replacing my feelings with new shoes." Confession time: I just bought a sexy pair of red high heels (that I will probably never wear out of my house), some really pretty sandals that I will definitely wear like crazy and 3 pairs of hot looking boots for the fall in the hopes that … Continue reading Quote, Song And Thoughts Of The Week | June 28th, 2020

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Unmasked | Pain, Feeling Hopeless And The Voice That Keeps Me Going

"God gave us pain to remind us we are alive, so we will learn to value the joys and beauty of the world." ~ Tom Corr During my life, I have suffered every kind of abuse (physical, sexual, verbal, mental and financial), miscarriage, come real close to being killed by more than one man, survived divorce, … Continue reading Unmasked | Pain, Feeling Hopeless And The Voice That Keeps Me Going

When The Addictions Are Worth More To Them Than You Are…

Addiction begins with the hope that something "out there" can instantly fill up the emptiness inside. ~ Jean Kilbourne Have you ever loved someone who's addiction was worth more to them than you? Maybe you love someone right now who would definitely choose whatever they are addicted to over you if given an ultimatum. I know … Continue reading When The Addictions Are Worth More To Them Than You Are…

Unmasked | Grandma’s Cakes, Heartbreak, Patsy Cline, Cigarettes and Jovan Musk

Bake sales, fund raisers, after Church goodies... I loved them all. Among the wonderful desserts made for our Church were my Grandma's (my mom's mom) delicious cakes. My grandma made beautiful cakes that looked like doll dresses. She would put a "Barbie" doll in the middle and make a dress out of cake and icing … Continue reading Unmasked | Grandma’s Cakes, Heartbreak, Patsy Cline, Cigarettes and Jovan Musk

100 Followers!!!

Oh my GOODNESS!!! 😭😂💕 Thank you to all of my followers! I am in awe that anyone reads my ramblings and stories from my past. I'm going to make a post soon to celebrate. 🎉 I love you guys!!! 💋 God bless you. ❤️✝️   Amazed By His Grace, Purple Rose