About a week ago, I was going about my business doing errands with my son. Nothing exciting mind you, but I was enjoying the time with him as any parent would given that the last person teenagers want to be with on a Saturday morning is their mother. Continue reading
Over the past few weeks, we’ve had a number of milestones in our family. My daughter was promoted from eighth grade and my son graduated high school. It has been a whirlwind of caps and gowns and pomps and circumstances! Many proud mama moments. Continue reading
Hero or Human?
Recently I attended my daughter’s spring concert. Included in the program was the middle school jazz band. While I was certainly looking forward to my daughter’s choral pieces, a big part of me was also intrigued by the jazz band. Continue reading
I don’t remember the date my mom died though her birthdate is ingrained in my memory. I’m not sure why I don’t remember the day she left this earth. Seems like I should because this event affected me profoundly and still does. Continue reading
You may be thinking I’m off my rocker wishing you a Happy New Year on Easter Sunday. No, I’ve not taken a trip back in time (though wouldn’t that be nice?). I’ve not been dipping into the “Mommy’s Time Out” pinot grigio (that may come later!) So, why am I taking this odd turn on this beautiful Sunday morning? Continue reading
I have been wearing corrective lenses since I was 5 years old. Without them, I am considered legally blind. I’m ridiculously near-sighted and unless something is literally a millimeter from my eyes, I can’t see it without assistance. Continue reading