Betrayal · Family · Life · Memories · Reflection · Siblings

Twist and Turns—My 20’s

My 20's      I lived in Jacksonville, Florida in my early 20’s before moving to Kenosha, Wisconsin.  I became a mom just two weeks after my 20th birthday.  My sister graduated college.  She was the first Kleszynski to achieve a college degree and I was proud of her and her future.      I would fly… Continue reading Twist and Turns—My 20’s

ALL ABOUT ME · Life

GET TO KNOW ME-99 RANDOM QUESTION

Since I am busy finishing and perfecting Twist and Turns-My 20's, with my editor Keri, I don't want to be completely silent.  I promise I should be done soon!  Here are 99 Random Questions all about ME-  What’s your favorite season? It’s a tossup between Spring and Summer. If I had to pick one- Summer would win!… Continue reading GET TO KNOW ME-99 RANDOM QUESTION

Adoption · Birthmother · Grief

The Endless Grief——

Grief normally affects those who lost someone from death but adoption is opposite because you grieve for someone alive, someone that grew in your tummy but now lives in your heart and with their forever family.  Placing a child into someone arms and having them belong to a forever family comes with a grief process… Continue reading The Endless Grief——

#13reasonswhyimhappy · Life · Reflection

13 Reasons Why I’m Happy

I recently came across TerryMcnude's blog post called Thirteen Reasons Why Challenge. from April 2017.  The challenge is- Instead of the 13 reasons why Hannah Baker killed herself, (we have to move on from that) and ask ourselves, what are 13 reasons why you’re happy with your life. It could be anything, little ones, big ones, weird… Continue reading 13 Reasons Why I’m Happy

Betrayal · Family · Life · Memories · Reflection · Siblings

Twist and Turns—Teen Years

Barbara Alpert says, “Sister. She is your mirror, shining back at you with a world of possibilities. She is your witness, who sees you at your worst and best, and loves you anyway. She is your partner in crime, your midnight companion, someone who knows when you are smiling, even in the dark. She is… Continue reading Twist and Turns—Teen Years