I was at HomeGoods the other day and I couldn't stop watching a mother and her three kids as they shopped for Halloween decorations. What struck me was the mother's excitement. She was almost more excited than her kids!
Don't get me wrong, I wasn't stalking her but she was certainly hard to miss.
Her kids ranged from perhaps 5-9 years old and they stuck by her like glue. Gleefully they comm...
This past weekend we celebrated my in-law's 50th wedding anniversary and this Saturday my husband and I will celebrate 22 years of marriage. My parents were married 34 years before my father passed away.
A total of 106 years of marriage between us.
There’s a lot of learning in those years and a lot of love but the best piece of advice my husband and I received about marriage came from a nurse who c...
The ones that happen to you require you to be patient, resilient or flexible. Changes like a job loss, illness, accident or a death of a loved one. You generally only have two choices when it comes to these types of changes - surrender and go with the flow or resist.
It was a time when we were drowning in diapers, mounds of laundry and three small children.
My husband PJ was working in a busy executive position and traveled frequently while I managed the bills, the house and the kids. We were happy and all healthy but it was the laundry that was slowly killing us.
Piles got bigger and the inefficiency of carrying dirty laundry downstairs only to have t...