All the Firsts For Moms

All the Firsts for Moms

From the moment we hold our babies and look into their sweet freshly opened eyes, we begin the journey in discovering the joy of “firsts”… First cry. First poop. First outfit. First bath. First smile. First giggle. First time rolling over, pulling up, crawling, walking, running… First time latching on, taking a bottle, starting foods, […]

It’s All About The Placement

It's All About The Placement

Every year I’m in awe of my Begonias. I plant them in the early spring, haphazardly in a hurry, adding a few in my large pot placed strategically on the remnants of the tree trunk in my front yard. I began this ritual shortly after we had to cut down the only tree we had. […]

Growing Older and Slowing Down

Growing Older and Slowing Down

I will be turning 48, before my yogurt expires. I suppose I can now say that inevitable phrase, “late forties”… Sigh. So in thinking about my upcoming birthday, I often reflect and ponder the years past and where I stand today. I’ve had some shaky steps this year, but the ground I walk on seems […]