Have you ever been in a situation that was so bad that it brought you to your knees? Or, it made you want to scream out loud or cry hopelessly into a pillow? I think at some point everyone has been in a situation like that, whether it’s from a loss of a family member … Read more

Manage Holiday Stress

Every year I go through the stress of the holidays. It’s all the extra planning, shopping, decorating, social events, cooking, cleaning, and working (I work part-time, but still) during the holiday season that gets to me. My to-do list is always long. And, I must admit it’s the stress of wanting to make everything just … Read more

Beginning Of What’s Next

I think I’m going to start this post where I left off on my previous post, which is “I think most of us yearn for something bigger and better in our lives”. With that, It’s time to figure out what’s next for me? First, I think I need to go back to what has happened … Read more

Meant For Something More

Have you ever had that feeling deep down inside that you are on this earth to make a difference, to impact someone’s life, and to live your life to the fullest potential and share your talents with others? I have and I know I’m not alone. I’ve had these feelings/thoughts for a long time. Even … Read more

Women’s Group

If you don’t already know, Walking Through Life As Women does have a women’s group. Our group is called Women Helping Others Advance. We started this group to create another avenue for women to connect with one another, face to face, and share their stories. Our hope is that women will feel comfortable enough to … Read more

Blessings In Disguise

A “blessing in disguise” is something that seems not quite right or bad in the beginning but turns out to be a good thing at the end. You can also say that it’s an accident that results in positive consequences. Have you ever lost a job only to find that it gave you the opportunity … Read more

Writer’s Block

Have you ever heard the phrase creative constipation? I think it’s just another way of saying that you have writer’s block. I think that’s what I’m going through right now. I haven’t been able to think of what to write or how to proceed with writing. Walking Through Life As Women is all about lessons … Read more

Speaking Of Change

What does change mean to you? For me, it’s when I know I need to change my situation, my expectations in life. And no matter whether these changes seem good or bad, I know I will learn something new. I believe that “change is good”. I think that external change makes me more flexible, more … Read more

No One Is You

I want to start this post with an inspiring quote. Walking Through Life As Women has used this quote before, and it has always struck a chord in me.  “no one is you and that is your power” For me, this means that the most important thing you could do for your health and sanity … Read more

Opening Up As Usual?

So, California is scheduled to “open up as usual” on June 15th, 2021. What does that mean? I don’t think it will be as usual. For one, we will be mandated to continue wearing a mask for a while. Also, I’m sure there will be other restrictions that have to continue to keep us safe.  … Read more