Seven Moments

While waiting in line at the grocery store a few weeks ago, I glanced over at the various magazine covers cleverly placed as impulse purchases at checkout. Celeb gossip, tabloid news, and scandalous headlines wereΒ allΒ vying for my attention. The cover of People magazine caught my eye, mostly because I noticed a photo of handsome Prince … Continue reading Seven Moments

A Year of Gratitude, Part 1

Back in December, I was given a set of really cute, purse-sized notebooks as one of my birthday gifts. My family and friends know me well. They know autumn is my favorite season, that I like cute, small things, and that I like to write. While admiring the pretty, golden leaf design on one of the notebooks, I … Continue reading A Year of Gratitude, Part 1

Growing Up

It's bittersweet for me to say that Emily will be starting preschool in less than two weeks. She is so excited! I am a mess. I'm excited for her, but also a mix of amazed, worried, proud, sad, eager... Being a teacher, I've always heard parents marvel at how quickly their child has grown up. … Continue reading Growing Up