A Mother’s Day to Remember

Choosing Mother’s Day gifts has always been one of my favorite things to do, and except for the year I bought my mom a super ugly porcelain (!) flower pin from a church bazaar, I think I’ve nailed it. Luckily for my mom, my gift giving skills have improved, as has my access to shops. And as a Mom, I appreciate and love the simplest of . . . → Read More: A Mother’s Day to Remember

Mother’s Day is May 11th #WorldsToughestJob

Mother’s Day is May 11th (I have a great gift if you order by April 30)

Are you ready for Mother’s Day? Need some ideas? Relax, I’ve got you covered.

I always say (and I mean it) that all I want is a card. My favorite cards are handmade by my children, but since I am somewhat north of 40, maybe my own mother wishes . . . → Read More: Mother’s Day is May 11th #WorldsToughestJob

Happy Mother’s Day!

Are you reading this while waiting for your surprise breakfast in bed? Then go read this beautiful essay by Laura Shea Souza.

Mom, ours forever

Breakfast still not ready and you hear a lot of commotion? It’s okay.

Enjoy the cards, the flowers from the yard and the spilled juice. What is on deck? When your family asks what you want to do for your . . . → Read More: Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day!

I woke up to my third child (our dog) who needed to go out and let me know by staring at me.  It happens to be quite effective.  As I was the only one awake (this is highly unusual but it has been a busy weekend), I got up and took her for a quick walk.  It is a beautiful, clear, cool sunny day and . . . → Read More: Happy Mother’s Day!