Life Can Change In An Instant

When you wake up in the morning, you never know what life may hold for you. I remember one morning when my girls were in elementary school, the news was on while we were getting ready for the day, and the anchors were talking about car accidents. I remember thinking, “I wonder how people would … Read more

Our First Meeting

Last Sunday evening, we hosted our first Women Helping Others Advance, WHOA, meeting. The night for us was the next step in our journey. We have been envisioning, discussing, and planning for months how to take Walking Through Life As Women to the next level. We are passionate about supporting all women as they face … Read more

Our Women’s Group

Walking Through Life As Women will be starting a women’s group. The group will be an extension of our blog and will be made up of women who are willing to share their stories in order to create a path for other women (young and old) to become empowered. In addition, we plan on having … Read more

Why Do Friendships Change?

Why do friendships change? Friendships can be complicated, but maybe the simple answer to that question is people and/or circumstances change. No one is the same person they were a year ago, five years ago, ten years ago and more. I know I’m not the same person I was years ago. Also, things like a … Read more

Keep The Self-Talk Positive

Why is it so easy to tell someone else how great they are, and so hard to tell ourselves? Keeping the self-talk positive is key to our overall health and wellness. It feels great when I tell others they’re a good person, and how smart, beautiful and strong they are. Or, what an amazing mom … Read more

A Sister’s Love

I hope you are not tired of me talking about my daughter’s wedding. If so, I apologize in advance. Today’s post, however, is about my younger daughter, Jordan, who was chosen to be the maid of honor at Alexis & Matt’s wedding. Since the girls were very young, they always said they would be the … Read more

Never Good Enough

It seems as hard as I try, I can’t please everyone. Should I even be trying? Since I can remember, I have wanted to please my family, friends, employers. I push myself to be the best I can be and will go out of my way to do whatever I need to. Unfortunately, I am … Read more

It’s Our Anniversary!

It all started in a coffee shop… We met for coffee and started talking about life. The subject of a blog site came up, and we both said, “Fuck it! Let’s do it!” So, the process of building our blog site, social media, and networking with other women began. We spent days, nights, and weekends … Read more

“An unexamined life is not worth living.”–Socrates

Through this blog, I’ve begun to really examine my life. I’m writing about what I have learned along the way and what I still need to learn. I’m reflecting, taking steps back from my life to see where I’ve been, and then using that to look forward to see where I’m going. I’m looking for … Read more

Bucket List

What experiences or achievements do you hope to have or accomplish during your lifetime? I believe it’s important to take time for things you enjoy in life. Doing things you enjoy can make you feel more energized and maybe even relaxed at the same time. We all know that it’s important to take time to … Read more