A Mother Like No Other

Me, FaceTiming my mom: “Mom…the first copy of my book came in the mail today! I want to read you the dedication: This book is dedicated to my mother…for putting up with me during those angsty teenage years, for being my lifelong cheerleader, and for setting an example of everything a good mom should be.” […]

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A Lesson In Kindness

I was at a park watching my daughter ride her bike around a track. There was another mom standing off to the side, who caught my eye because she just looked exhausted and stressed. Suddenly, the tiniest of the track riders, a little girl of about 4, tumbled off her bike and fell to the […]

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If You Think I’m Funny, Meet My Daughter…

I’m really glad I worked so hard writing a lovely Mother-Daughter journal so I could be insulted by my 12-year-old. (Confession: I really HAVE been struggling with 7th grade math) But, all jokes aside, I created this book for moms and daughters to build a stronger, more open relationship. My daughter and I have been […]

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The Girl Who Wanted To Be A Princess

I can’t remember what I had for breakfast yesterday, but I remember the day I took this photo clearly. My daughter, a little over 2 years old, was completely enamored with Snow White. She received the costume for her birthday and proudly wore it everywhere we went, wig and all. At the time, we lived […]

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My Book!

Friends, never give up on your dreams. Because it took me exactly 50 YEARS to have my name on the cover of a real live book (on sale TODAY!) and I’m kinda freaking out. As a little girl who ALWAYS had her nose in a book, I dreamed of one day becoming a writer. Regrettably, […]

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A Christmas Miracle

Well, friends, I am happy to report that after FIVE long months of battle, the 6000 piece beast has been conquered! All of December I struggled to get ANY pieces in, but my college daughter was coming home for Christmas and all of my hopes were pinned on her. I told her, “I am NOT […]

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