pleasantly surprise me

I found this quote on Pinterest the other day and it caught my attention because the words mean something to me. I should literally print it out and stick it on my fridge or bathroom mirror so that I can see it each and every day. Source: via Bruna on Pinterest Until  now, I […]

a friend is …

The other day, while having a chat over coffee with a friend, we ended up in a discussion about friendship. The friend, from here on out, will be referred to as Judy to protect her identity. Judy confided in me that for the last year or so, she has been struggling with her feelings about […]

bffs, besties, buddies, girlfriends

Best Buds

Since we were little girls, my best friend Rosa and I always dreamed we would grow up, get married and have daughters who would end up being best friends like us. Well, we did have daughters and although they’re only six, they’re well on their way to building a pretty good friendship. I guess only […]

old friends, new friends, true friends


My life has been filled with an abundance of friends. Those who have come and gone and those who have stuck around. I would rather have a handful of girls in my life who come by the name friend honestly than too many friends who say they are friends but really are not. A friend […]