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If it makes me happy ~

November 14, 2009


Waking up is happy is difficult to do, especially when you realize it will be almost two years since that horrific day that changed my life forever. I continue on this crazy ride of emotions from feeling very sad to very happy.

Better late than never ~ just get it done, that is all I have ever asked!

June 3, 2009


Community Drug Forum, Lake County Illinois, Thursday June 4th, Stay on Track don't fall off the horse and lose sight of the real issue ~ you can bet on it ~ Heroin is alive and living in Lake County, IL

Heroin ~ 40% of high school seniors do not believe that there is a great risk in trying heroin.

May 22, 2009


Recent studies suggest a shift from injecting to snorting or smoking heroin because of increased purity and the misconception that these forms of use will not lead to addiction.

am I crazy? ~ try walking in my shoes ~ that is your answer!

May 8, 2009


After that initial numbness wears off, the most common physiological reaction is a reduced ability to concentrate. The rest of the world goes out of focus. Nothing else is important.

Parents Have More Power Than They Think!

February 20, 2009


Linking Efforts Against Drugs a parent group fighting drug use and underage drinking in the local communities of Lake Forest and Lake Bluff.

If I could turn back time.

December 8, 2008


I had a dream last night: no not about Cher! Her song pretty well sums it up though. “If I could turn back time If I could find a way I’d take back those words that hurt you And you’d stay If I could reach the stars” I’d give anything to turn back time to […]

The Angry Mandrel 2008 Memorial

November 30, 2008


~ Psalm 23 ~ The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not be in want. He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, He restores my soul. He guides me in paths of righteousness for his name’s sake. Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of […]