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About Me…

I was born and raised in Central Ohio but I’ve spent time in Cincinnati, Denver and Washington, D.C. I am married and my family wouldn’t be complete without my two cats, Mia and Sam.

I’ve been through just about everything you could imagine. Divorce (both mine and my parents)
Natural disaster (tornado, hurricane and something called a derecho)
Job loss (in the “Great Ressession”)
Terrorism (As in 9/11/01)

Somehow, I’ve survived – actually I’ve thrived. A lot bad has happened. But then, bad things happen to everyone. We all go through bad. If we didn’t – how else could we enjoy the good so much? I feel blessed that I’ve had the experiences that I’ve had. They have shaped me in every way.

I’ve learned through it all that you can’t hold on to the bitterness. You have to let go. You have to forgive even when you don’t think you can. You have to keep your chin up and smile sometimes. And always – find the humor in things. Life is too short to end up sad, lonely, and bitter.


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