From Sand to Gemstones

Refining Life's Ragged Edges


September 2015

D7: Strong Woman

Day 7: Your priorities are just that, your priorities. Somewhere in one of my previous posts I talked about carving your own path. I talked about knowing the path that everyone else has traveled and be able to deter a bit... Continue Reading →

D6: Strong Woman

Day 6: You’re the glue that holds it all together. I always tell people that I have OCD. I shouldn't say something like that so lightly because first, OCD is a real thing, and secondly because I have never been diagnosed.... Continue Reading →

D5: Strong Woman

Day 5: Damn straight you’re smart and you have an opinion. In today’s world, women have to work harder than men and yet earn just 78 cents for every dollar a man earns. All the while women are now 33% more... Continue Reading →

D4: Strong Woman

Day 4: You’re passionate about your goals and dreams and determined and focused on getting there. There are so many success stories out there about how men became determined, focused, and resolute about their goals and how they did all that they... Continue Reading →

D3: Strong Woman

Day 3: I run like a girl because I am one. I grew up in a family that enjoyed sports. I'm not sure if my dad played any sports but I know my mom played softball. From my understanding she was... Continue Reading →

D2: Strong Woman

Day 2: You know who you are and what you want in your life. Strong women don't become strong women by being timid or shy. They understand who they are and where they want their life to take them. Strong... Continue Reading →

D1: Strong Woman

As always go and read our blog at Rising Dawn Management regarding being a strong woman. Also visit and like our Facebook pages Lee's Cafe and Traveler's Story. In an effort to focus on the beauty of a strong woman... Continue Reading →


I have lived in many different places growing up. I think I averaged a new school for each grade. It was okay though because no matter where I was I made the best of it. I can't tell you how... Continue Reading →

Fix It

I talk highly about my mom and dad through my blogs. I didn't really have the best relationship with either of them during most times in my life. Mostly because I was being that adolescent girl that only thought of... Continue Reading →

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