2017/03/10
Love letter, tween, 12th birthday, birthday, daughter

Love Letter to My Tween

Every year, I write a love letter to my daughter on their birthday because one day, I hope that she’ll read them and get to know […]
2015/03/10

Happy Golden Birthday to the Child who Made me a Mom

Happy Birthday, Bella! Ten years ago today, the most important thing in my life happened… I became a mother. I can’t believe I’ve been a mom […]
2014/03/10
birthday

Babies, Birthdays and Letting Go

As a parent, how do you begin letting go? Today, my firstborn, my first baby, the little ball of warm, fuzzy goodness that came into my […]
2013/10/08
mother and child, sick child, waiting

The Hardest Part is the Waiting

When I was pregnant with Bella, I constantly listened to Celine Dion’s album Miracle. Honestly, it was my first pregnancy and I was so in love […]
2013/05/07
communion, firsts, growing up, blogiversary, parenting

Communion

Saturday, May 4, 2013, my Bella received her first Holy Communion. In the Catholic religion, communion is the third sacrament that our child receives. It is […]
2010/11/02

The Clothing Crisis of 2010

Remember the good old days when you were trying to change your baby who was, in fact a cruiser or even walking but not quite potty […]
2010/08/25

Daddy the superhero

Every morning, I keep seeing the Mommies attached to their hysterical children, clinging to their legs/waists for dear life and sobbing uncontrollably.And every morning, I thank […]
2010/08/20

Kindergarten~The Begining, the End, & a lot of Deep Breaths Inbetween!

Last night, I came slightly undone from a book ( The Night Before Kindergarten) and then I proceeded to have a complete meltdown when Bella misplaced […]
2010/08/18

Trepidation running amuck

So, tomorrow my Bella starts the big K (DUMDUMDUMDDUMDUUUUUM) Kindergarten! I knew I might be emotional tomorrow, and I still suspect am positive that I will […]