Thirty years ago today, at 11:08 pm CDT, I became a mom. That single day changed my life in so many ways. Someone once told me that they felt sorry for the oldest child in a family. Being the first child in a family kinda means that you are the “trial child”, the child on whom each parent learns what it means to be a parent. Having no manual or rule book, we have to learn as we go. However, while my oldest may have taught me the most, I feel that I have learned from each of my boys. … Continue reading Becoming a Mom.
Today was in my “Happy Place” – my gardens. After spending 38 hours over three days driving to Brooklyn NY and home again, I am happy to enjoy my day by flower shopping and then working in my gardens. Truly a lovely day! Looking forward to watching my plants grow over the next couple months. Continue reading My Happy Place