To My Four Valentines

My four Valentines are not so little anymore.  They are growing up quickly and finding themselves and their place in this world.  Our children know we love them but on a day like today it is fun to put into words, just how much we love our kids.   So, today I am sending this Valentine to my … Continue reading To My Four Valentines


My Little Princess

I will never forget the day I pushed my cart through the Target Superstore with my little Princess walking beside me.  No, really, my little princess was dressed up in her full-on Disney Princess costume.   She was dressed as Belle from Beauty and the Beast; the wig, the shoes, the wand (wherever did that thing come … Continue reading My Little Princess

This One’s for the Single Dad

  Thank you to the Single Dad who gets it...  Although he is not listed as the primary caregiver on the divorce papers, he never stops giving all of his heart and all of his soul to care for his children.     Thank you to the single dad who wholeheartedly participates in his child's life.  He conducts his share of the "pick up and drop off" at school, volleyball … Continue reading This One’s for the Single Dad

No Whining…Please

  I've been wondering this week why I've noticed so many books, movies and women trapped in what I've decided to call, "the whining mode"?  I'm not sure why it's bothering me so much but it's like someone scratching a chalk board or chewing on tin foil...I'm really annoyed by all this seemingly female whining.  I think I have … Continue reading No Whining…Please

For Cecelia

I completely and wholeheartedly love being a mom.   I love everything right down to the complete exhaustion I feel at the end of a very, very long day.  I know this sounds crazy, but I  try to soak up all the moments I have with my child because I want to remember them for as long as … Continue reading For Cecelia