My Life Experiences
Am 1 of 4 daughters. Am the mother of 2 children - a daughter who lives in Lafayette with her daughter - and a son who lived 21 years and died 20 years ago. Became single after 40 year marriage ended.
Worked as a speech patholigist; administrative assistant in a high school; managed the finances for family business; retired.
Developed a database of workers for a Junior-Senior High School. Set up a track scholarship in memory of my son. Worked on Habitat for Humanity builds in Mobile, AL & New Orleans, LA.
Funded and nudged the On Our Own - Divorce Support Group at the local YWCA.
Turned to my interest in art 11 years ago - exploring quilting, knitting, decorating, painting (watercolor), creating collage, writing. Leadership Lafayette student. Online class with Martha Beck - Steering by Starlight. Online class with Brene Brown - I Thought It Was Just Me. Self-study of the works of Eckhart, Tolle, Brene Brown, Martha Beck, and Bryon Katie. Women's Rights and Responsibilities. Social Justice Issues. Conversations. Serendipity.
Travel has taken me: around the USA, European countries, Kenya, India, Turkey.
My Spiritual Life - raised & schooled as a Roman Catholic.
Living a private, non-affiliated spiritual life.