During our recent downsizing, I came face to face with our family odds and ends. I relentlessly paired down my children’s craft projects and school papers, but there was one category I just couldn’t bring myself to part with. Precious memories of hours spent reading washed over me as I poured through box after box […]
Caught in the frenzy of preparing your graduate to walk across the stage? Take some time from planning their party and ordering cap and gown to focus on you. With a few simple tips from these expert photographers, you’ll be able to relax on graduation day, knowing you’ll look your best in photos. After all, […]
Launching children can be an overwhelming and emotional process, one that threatens to derail even the best of us. Here’s a plan to get to the other side of this season by rediscovering our purpose and breaking the overwhelm into small, joy-filled steps.
This is a shout-out to my fellow empty nest moms who have navigated the first semester of kids in college or gone from home. Woot woot! We’ve almost made it through the year, no small accomplishment. Spring break is just days away for my college-age kids, and I need to let you in on a […]
“To have children is to have your heart walking around outside your body.” Whoever said this clearly understood my feelings when we hauled our youngest off to her dorm and waved goodbye. Saying goodbye The transition was unexpectedly gut wrenching for me. Since we live in the same town where my daughter attends college, I […]