My family has five family traditions we participate every single year, faithfully. Find out what they are and maybe get fun ideas for your own family.
Saying good-bye to anyone is difficult but if that someone is a daughter, it is a thousand million trillion times harder. A few days ago, after returning from a trip to visit her boyfriend in Indiana, my oldest daughter announced her intention to move to the Hoosier state to be with him. I knew this… Continue reading See You Soon
I am going to a baby shower for the first time in years (decade?) for a neighbor at the end of this month. I’m so excited because I’m at that age where no one I know is having a baby since we’re long past not only being able to, but also wanting to have a… Continue reading Baby Love: Top 10 Tips for Parents-to-Be
I remember the moment like it was yesterday when I informed the girls that one of them had to go to school on the East Coast. We were driving to the grocery store and I was feeling happy and positive; I had just gotten back from a trip to Philadelphia. My mind was somewhere off… Continue reading Leaving a Daughter Behind
Capturing what it means to be a mother in mere words is like trying to make a snowman out of sand. Although it can be done, the end product is not quite as beautiful as the original. Being a mom to my three children has been the best part of my life and has made… Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day
The countdown to Mother’s Day begins. On one hand, I love the day because it’s a ‘for sure’ day that I won’t have to cook dinner. Don’t get me wrong, I don’t mind cooking dinner but sometimes it’s a great feeling knowing that someone else will do all the necessary steps to put food in… Continue reading Mother’s Day Weekend
Yes, you read the title correctly. I am glad my daughter didn’t listen to me when it came to all the ‘sage and safe’advice I gave her about real estate. Devon declared she wanted to be a hairdresser when she was younger. I told her that was a great career but that she needed her… Continue reading I’m Glad My Daughter Didn’t Listen to Me