Family

Mother of the Year

Mother of the Year

Recently, a friend of mine posted a confession on her Facebook page.  Basically, she had a pretty rough week, one of the kids wanted donuts and fried chicken for dinner, so she sent her husband to pick them up at the grocery store.  Happy kids, immediate problem solved.  When I read it, I chuckled and […]

Living Legacy

Living Legacy

It’s that time of the year when we remember those who have passed or gone before us.  With Halloween yesterday, el Dia de los Muertos and All Saints Day it’s a time to stop and reflect.  While we remember that those loved ones have died or are gone, that’s not really the significance.  We remember […]

No Tradesies, No Bagsies

No Tradesies, No Bagsies

It all started with refillable water bottles. Several years ago, the kids and I made a commitment to try to reduce our waste. We started with refillable water bottles. One summer, I bought each a really fun, colorful container and we got into the habit of filling them up before we left the house. By […]