Note: I first shared this short essay on Motherhood in May 2012. Though my kids are 4 years bigger, my heart still feels very much the same. I suppose I always will *heart emoticon*… I don’t know about you… but motherhood for me has been NOTHING like I expected. I TOTALLY underestimated the blessing of motherhood. […]

Give Your Mom Some LOVE!

Mark your calendars… It happens EVERY. YEAR. … Mother’s Day. The day we get to celebrate the lives that gave us life. Or at least be all, “Hey… thanks Mom…” Since I am a mom, I am TOTALLY on board with this holiday! Mama deserves a little thanks… a nod… a clever sentiment… a hug. […]

Our Daughters: I Wonder Where They Get It From

Mothers. Daughters. They say the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree… LIES. ALL LIES. These girls are NOTHING like their mothers. I honestly don’t know where those girls get it from. The silliness. The “hamming-up”. The smiling. AND THE HAPPY. What is it about little girls and friends??? I stand corrected. It’s true. ALL […]