mom shades


It’s funny how when we’re kids, we see the world one way and then when we become responsible, child-rearing adults … everything changes. Now that I’m a grown-up (most of the time), I wear mommy shades and see a whole other world I never knew existed. Sure I saw all of the hard work and […]

the older mommy


When I started Kindergarten, my Mom was 25. I thought she was young, fashionable and super cool. So did the boys in my elementary school. They all got silly around her and told her she was beautiful every time they saw her. When I started high school, my Mom was 33. Although I may not […]

always trying to find the balance …

Since the kids got out from school at the end of June and summer vacation began, my family and I have been going full force.  We’ve been keeping ourselves so busy that I can’t remember being at home one weekend in the month of July. During the weekdays, the girls have been going to daycare […]

don’t judge my parenting

I think I’m a pretty easy going person. Those who know me would agree. I’m pleasant to be around, easy to work with, supportive when I need to be and a good friend.  I say this because I think they are important qualities to have and I value them when I meet others who share them […]