Recently, I re-shared an older post from 2008, called “Loser Boyfriend Syndrome.” It occurred to me, that so many awful things happened to turned our lives upside down that I never told the entire story. It was such a difficult time in all of our lives I couldn’t eat, sleep, or write. I couldn’t concentrate… Read More An Elaboration
Today is the day I first met someone very special in my life. My first-born child, born on Friday the 13th, March of 1987. She’s 31 years old today! S.R. was due on the 6th of March, but leave it to her to be stubborn from the very beginning! When she was a week late,… Read More Feeling Nostalgic = Feeling Old
My daughter, S.R. and my grandson, D.M. have moved out. I wish them the best naturally but I will worry about them, no matter what….and I most definitely will miss them, A LOT! It’s been strange here without them. I wake up in the morning to absolute quiet, a clean kitchen and no toys on… Read More Bittersweet
Today, is my eldest child’s birthday. 24 years ago I gave birth to an 8 lb. 7 oz. baby girl. She had chubby red cheeks, hair as dark as coal, a “cone head” and regardless of that temporary deformity, I thought she was the most beautiful baby girl I had ever seen. She still is.… Read More March 13th & A Recipe!
I don’t know if I’m ready to be a Grandmother. I’m only 46. Shouldn’t I be older? I think I will be Aunt Debbie instead. I’ve been Aunt Debbie for a very long time. It just seems natural. I think I’m a good aunt. My nieces and nephews all think I am! In fact, they… Read More Being A Grandmother