Her Brain Might Forget This Day But I Know Her Heart Won’t

My mom is in a hard season of life. Her memory is no longer what it used to be. She knows what is happening and it’s hard for her.  A retired schoolteacher and principal, she’s a smart and well-read lady.  She forever thirsted for more knowledge and always wanted to learn the latest and greatest Read more about Her Brain Might Forget This Day But I Know Her Heart Won’t[…]

Growing Up, One Last at a Time

“At some point in your childhood, you and your friends went outside to play together for the last time, and nobody knew it”. My oldest son grew up with friends like the boys from the movie “The Sandlot”.  They started kindergarten together and they were a force to reckon with.  God bless their elementary school Read more about Growing Up, One Last at a Time[…]

As Her Brother Takes A Step Into His New Life, She Will Take A Step Into Hers

It’s official. In exactly one month from today we drop my middle off at college.  He leaves home, launches into adulthood and spread his wings. Time to fly, Baby. While I sit and ponder, or if I’m being honest wallow, this change I have dreaded for 18 years, I am overwhelmed with the empty space Read more about As Her Brother Takes A Step Into His New Life, She Will Take A Step Into Hers[…]

Kelly’s Law of Attraction

The days are long but the years are short… Yesterday my oldest turned 21 years old. Like I-can-go-buy-a-bottle-of-Jack-Daniels 21. Like give-me-a-shot 21. Like I-am-a-man 21. All day I kept thinking about the juice box drinking, Gatorade chugging, milk-shake loving little kid who can now walk into a store and buy himself a 6-pack of Corona’s Read more about Kelly’s Law of Attraction[…]