Cutting out the labels

 “Mom-mom, can you cut this?” asked my four-year-old granddaughter. “Cut what? Mom-mom is driving the car.” I replied. “This tag. It’s really itchy.” Remembering her auntie’s dislike of clothing labels, I pulled over and took care of the issue. Labels are everywhere....

4th of July

“Christmas had been a tricky day. That’s what Emily, Meghan, and I had begun calling those days filled with both celebrating and grieving. They were days of gratefulness and emptiness. Days to cherish rituals while establishing new traditions.”  Pieces...

Exploring

“Design a life you are inspired to live.” Annette White Yesterday was a different kind of day for me. I felt unburdened. Expect for a lunch date with a friend at 12:30pm, my morning was free. Yes, I had stuff I could’ve done but instead I decided to explore two 9/11...

Dinner with friends

Jacques d’Amboise’s death last week brought back a fond memory of an event that years later still makes me shake my head in disbelieve. Let me explain. My friend, Kimberly, had asked if I was interested in attending a fundraiser event entitled An Evening...