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August 26, 2015
Images - Crushed Car

Wordless Wednesday – Crushed Car 10,000 Miles Away

I received a message with these images of my son’s crushed car on Sunday afternoon. Thankfully, he had the presence of mind to type “so somebody plowed into my car in the parking lot” just prior to posting the pictures. No mama wants to see pictures like these; especially when […]
August 6, 2015

The Best Family Memories Are Often Not-So-Perfect Moments

What are your fondest family memories? If you were to sit down around the table to reminisce with family or close friends, what is the first story you would tell? I bet it would be a story filled with chaos and mishaps. Why? Because our best stories and fondest memories […]
July 23, 2015
Fun Summer Finds Final Week - Family

The Last Fun Summer Finds

As much as I love to shop, nothing compares to the precious moments I have shared with my family this summer. This last year was a transition time for us all as my son left home to attend college. This mama really struggled with watching her first chick fly from […]
July 6, 2015
Parent Checklist For College: College Visits

Parent Checklist For College: College Visits

One of the shared experiences of most women over 40 is sending your kids off to college. I have already done it once with my son and now, I again embark on the process with my daughter. This is the second post in the series Parent Checklist For College that […]
July 1, 2015
He's Home!

He’s Home! – An Airport Reunion

He’s Home!!! I had not seen my boy since Christmas. I asked my daughter to take the first picture of my airport reunion…because I didn’t want to miss my moment! After all, what is life but a collection of moments. After all, what is life but a collection of moments. Click […]
April 18, 2015
Dresses and Updos: Fashioning Her Sense Of Value And Worth

Dresses and Updos: Fashioning Her Value And Worth

I sit here looking at pictures of my beautiful 17-year old daughter, dressed to the nines for her Junior/Senior event. Initially, I am struck by the finely styled hair and lovely dress, but then my attention is drawn to something far more precious; it’s the pride and self-confidence shining in […]
February 21, 2015
When The First Chick Leaves The Nest

Empty Nest – When The First Chick Leaves The Nest

I am keenly aware that our life is comprised of seasons and each new season brings new challenges and opportunities. Personally, I entered a brand-new season this Fall when my son, Jay, left home to attend college. It’s always harder to be the “leavee” than the leaver. Click To Tweet […]