Learning To Live Without Regrets

Kerstin McInnis, A Cake Walk LifeChoices3 Comments

Yesterday I went to visit my mom. I hadn’t seen her in a few weeks. I feel that my remaining time with her is precious and I want to make the most of it. She’s nearing 86 years old. She’s in relatively good health considering her age and some of the stress she’s gone through over the years. She forgets … Read More

When One Door Closes, Another One Opens

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We’ve all heard this saying and maybe even said to someone.  But when that door closes for you, sometimes it’s hard to feel so positive about where things are going. So what can you do to get yourself into a more positive state? First, go ahead and let all the anger & panic out.  Maybe you need to go for … Read More

Making Way for the New

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I was raised Catholic.  Although I don’t practice anymore, it’s still a part of who I am and I occasionally go to church.  I think going gives me a sense of connection to my past and to the community.  I often, by sheer randomness, show up at church on Palm Sunday.  I just think, “it would be nice to go … Read More