Carrie Cotton

Just a Girl In The World Sharing The Ups and Downs of a Messy Life

I used to tell myself, that if a certain “thing” happened, I would never survive. I used to tell myself if a certain “thing” happened, I would NOT tolerate it. I would not forgive it. I would not be able to go on with my life. Yet, here I am. Living and breathing.  Going on …

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I spend so much time staring at this picture. On the day my world was rocked to the core, I find myself staring again.  29 years ago half my family was killed in a car accident.  29 years ago, and this date still has the ability to shake me. 29 years ago, a Saturday.  My …

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It’s National Siblings Day. I’ve seen it plastered all over my social media all day long. Earlier this morning I shared my own pictures on my own Facebook page. That’s me. On the far left. Leaning against the tree.  My brothers and sister around me.  Just hanging out.  In the tree.  A nice reminder of …

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