Recap of 2016

As we are in our final week of 2016, I wanted to recap all that’s happened this year. I started this blog in 2016 after my father-in-law had an accident putting him in ICU and then into full-time home care with his sons caring for him. Our life changed in March...

10 Lessons from Tuesdays with Morrie

“Love each other or perish” – W.H. Auden Tuesdays with Morrie was a favorite book of mine in college.  There are some invaluable life lessons to think about in this book. It’s the lessons an old professor in his final dying days gives to a favorite...

10 Toddler Gift Ideas for Christmas

  Christmas is just around the corner and I thought I would compile a list of gift ideas for toddlers taking into account some of Baby Girl’s current interests. I’m lucky because Grandma always takes care of sending clothes so we’re covered there.  So...

December quote 

“What may look like a small act of courage is courage nevertheless. The important thing is to be willing to take a step forward.” -Daisaku Ikeda  An encouraging quote I needed to hear today.  This month I’m planning to keep things short and sweet,...