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I Love My Kids

Today two of my kids were here to visit. All three of my kiddos live in another state so both of my daughters, one son-in-law, and my lil grand guy … Continue reading

February 4, 2014 · 2 Comments

Separation Anxiety

It is said that, “Home is where the heart is” and it must be true because my chest feels empty thinking about how far away my kids are. And my … Continue reading

July 15, 2013 · 2 Comments

Erasure

There are moments in our lives we say we wish we could do over again. Some moments we even say we wish had never happened. While the┬ásentiment behind such thoughts … Continue reading

March 12, 2013 · 14 Comments

The Change in Our Pockets

Dear Leader (that means us), Experiences we have are a part of who we become and we are always evolving. Just like a child learns fire is hot and causes … Continue reading

December 19, 2012 · 12 Comments

It’s a Wrap; When “Mommy” turns into “Mom”

What a cathartic and amazing year 2012 has been for me. So many things have touched me in so many ways I could write an entire book, but fear not … Continue reading

December 17, 2012 · 10 Comments

“I am Adam Lanza’s Mother”

Generally I never re-post things to my Blog, but the following article is so very important and a voice we rarely, if ever, have a chance to hear. In light … Continue reading

December 16, 2012 · 4 Comments

A Tooth Fairy Tale

Most of us parents have at one time or another put on a costume, rang some bells, or slipped coins beneath pillows as little ones slept with visions of Tooth … Continue reading

December 3, 2012 · 3 Comments