Inner Child Tool Box

The Chemistry of Happiness

Welcome back! On our next stop in finding our Inner Child, we're going to explore the chemistry of happiness. Let's start out with this question. “If you’re happy and you know it, clap your hands!” A childhood staple in any music class, and usually sung with great exuberance. When was the last time you sang… Continue reading The Chemistry of Happiness

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Inner Child Tool Box

Our Inner Child Adventure Begins Today!

What if I told you that the world would continue to turn without your help? How about if I pointed out that the sun still rises and sets on time without you needing to remind them to do so? What if I reminded you that your mind still remembers what it was like to be… Continue reading Our Inner Child Adventure Begins Today!


Grandma’s Christmas Oranges

What do oranges have to do with Christmas stockings? Busy putting up the garland and setting out the candles, I rushed around the house. Everything needed to be ready for Santa’s visit. I doublechecked all the gifts for the stockings, yet to be hung by the chimney. Balancing tins of cookies in one hand and… Continue reading Grandma’s Christmas Oranges

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I Loved You at Your Darkest

AMS “I loved you at your darkest.” ~Romans 5:8 How would you describe the word dark? What comes to mind? Does your description look different now than it did at an earlier point in your life? Is it something you can visualize in your mind’s eye? Can you smell it or touch it? It’s amazing… Continue reading I Loved You at Your Darkest


Hello, September!

Photo : Lucci-Stahl "Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall." ~F. Scott Fitzgerald BOOK NEWS! The newest Resident Witch arrived in Castor County on August 25th!Bicycles and Broomsticks picks upwhere Cousins and Cauldrons left off-- Sunny's bookstore is runningsmoothly, with cousins Cecelia andLilia behind the counter. Theirbusiness' neighbor, The SqueakyWheel,… Continue reading Hello, September!


An Interview with Police Wives of America

Forever thankful to the national organization, Police Wives of America, for taking the time to read and share The Invisible Line with all of their followers! It was a pleasure to chat with Alyssa about my own experiences as a LEO’s wife for the past 26 years. It was also a sobering moment to realize that my… Continue reading An Interview with Police Wives of America