Tag Archives: family

A day for Women

It’s Mother’s Day Eve and yes, I know that’s not really a day. Humor me. Since losing my own mom a little over a year and a half ago, Mother’s Day has become a real struggle for me. I don’t … Continue reading

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The Pancake Burden

“Good morning Uncle Harry!” “Good morning.” “Is there something I can help you with today?” “Yes. I have a job for you.” “Name it. Anything you need.” “I need you to come eat pancakes.” “Great! I’m starving. I’ll be right … Continue reading

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Perfectly Unfair.

To quote one of my favorite movies of all time (which I seem to be doing a lot these days) “And just like that she walked out of our lives forever.” (PS. That’s Doc Holliday to Wyatt Earp in Tombstone … Continue reading

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Don’t be Sorry.

Read this all the way through before you start your inner dialogue please. It’s a much more complex concept than you can get at face value so read, consider and digest. Then we’ll talk. So often over the last two … Continue reading

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Gratefully Insufficient!

Man.  Have you ever had a moment or phase of life when you felt like you were just. not. enough?!  Ta Daa!!  I’m here! Maybe it’s the fact that I have four fully powered, very emotional, and easily distracted (unless … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

I am one of the fortunate who gets two New Years every year.  You may be one too.  I am referring to the New Year that takes over Times Square as one of course.  Everyone gets that one.  The day when … Continue reading

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What is Your Name? Part 2

I know – a part two that doesn’t have the same name as a part one.  I’m quirky like that. A long time ago I wrote a piece about how mothers sometimes feel about their names.  The short answer?  We … Continue reading

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