The Imposter Syndrome – Becoming a Writer

The Imposter Syndrome – Becoming a Writer

It’s here – it’s finally here!  It’s the first day! A nervous excitement courses through my body.  The energy flows through my limbs and surges up to my brain as my thoughts race in the rising energy of excitement. Wow the first day of a creative writing group!...
The Process of Vibrant Living…Documenting my Journey

The Process of Vibrant Living…Documenting my Journey

In the next three months, I am choosing to document my process – my process of vibrant living. When MamasMomentum began unfolding, my focus was on healing wounds of my past.  The complex PTSD that I live with had become crippling and I needed to be seen and...
Drop the perfect, add some grace, and just do it already!

Drop the perfect, add some grace, and just do it already!

Messy truth – living my life as a full-time Stay-At-Home-Mom (SAHM), working on my personal journey of healing and wellness as I live with complex PTSD, committing about 5 hours to work as a Weight Watchers service provider each week, AND building a business…...
Transforming Fear to Excitement

Transforming Fear to Excitement

My friends and family are shocked when I reveal that I was only diagnosed with complex PTSD a little over a year ago.  It’s surprising because the trauma that ignited my complex PTSD happened over 30 years ago.   My mother was murdered by the hands of her second...
Greetings 2018.

Greetings 2018.

I will never forget 2017 – or for me, the year I never expected to live. My mother was violently murdered in the middle of the night while I lay sleeping in the room next door.  It was 1987, I had just started Kindergarten one month earlier.  She was only 33...