A Sash and a Tiara

An afternoon text from my daughter... Daughter:  MOM! Daughter:  MOM! Me: What? You ok? Daughter: I just found out I have to cheer on my bday!! Me: Is that good or bad? Daughter: OMG MOM! Me: What? Daughter: I can’t believe I have a game that night! It’s my bday! Me: Oh, wow, okay, well … Continue reading A Sash and a Tiara


Graduation Day

Today my baby girl graduates from High School and as with all other moms in this situation, I find myself a mixed bag of emotions.  Wondering where the time has gone and wishing I could have the time back.  I realize many moms before me have experienced this and many moms after me will do … Continue reading Graduation Day

A Bitter Pill

One of life's most bitter pills to swallow is the realization that perhaps you haven't quite conquered the pain of your past demons.  Sometimes these pesky guys find a way into your everyday life no matter how hard you have worked to overcome them.   At that moment, your heart splits wide open as your mind beats you up for … Continue reading A Bitter Pill

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