Middle School Years-UH-OH! How do we cope?

WHAT?? WAIT!!!! WHO?? I think I am going to be sick!  Mitchell will be in middle school next year! I AM NOT READY! If you are a parent entering the middle school years, please know that tears are OK. Please understand that looking at your child and thinking, “who...

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY SINGLE MOMMA’S

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY TO ALL THE SINGLE MOM’s  This is the hardest job, you will EVER LOVE! You are doing a great job! One of my favorite writers was and will always be, Erma Bombeck. She just had a way with words and could tell the best stories. Here...

Are we normal Mom?

“Are we normal, mom?” WOW! What a question to be asked by your 10-year-old. Are we normal? Of course we are normal honey….(as I struggle to hold my face still and try to think what “normal” really means in 2016). I am not sure there is a normal these days...

The Power Of Encouraging Words

This post is dedicated to Grammy, Mimi and Auntie Shara. Three women in my life who have changed who I was and gave me permission to be Mitchell’s Mommy and be proud of that. Thank you ladies for all you have done for me and continue to do. Your...