Healthy Holiday Meal
    November 23, 2016
    Here’s to a Happy and Healthy Holiday Season!

    As the leaves change colors and the weather starts turning colder, we can breathe in the crisp, chilled air and smell the beginning of the holiday season. Especially for our children, gearing up for t…

    Mother holding toddler while trying to work at a computer. She has the far away look of a Zombie Mom.
    October 27, 2016
    Confessions of a Zombie Mom

    My youngest is now 21. Over lunch recently he told me I was looking more alive these days. I agreed that during his growing up years, I hadn’t taken very good care of myself, some times even pulling…

    Wheelchair bound mom at her computer.
    August 26, 2015
    11 Things I Learned as a Wheelchair Bound Mom of Four

    Being a wheelchair-bound mother of four was the last thing I could ever imagine becoming, but “poof!” Here I am, stuck in a wheelchair for life. When I married Edward, “Ed” to me, life was goo…

    Black and white dog sitting on a small child's lap.
    February 21, 2015
    Adding a Pet to Your Family

    You've been thinking about adding a pet to your family, but you have questions. What pet is right for us? Is this the right time? How many pets are right for our family? Will one pet get lonely when …

    Mom, Dad and several adult kids enjoying time together.
    February 12, 2015
    12 Life Lessons for Moms with Young Children or What I Wish I’d Known Then What I Know Now

    I'm an empty nester. A recent part of the sandwich generation. My kids are grown. My parents are gone. I'm starting (just starting) to have senior moments. In many cultures women of my stage in life a…