Tag: Being Mom

Yes, he’s mine.

Yes, he’s mine.

I was 41 when I gave birth to my son. I was fortunate. I was successful in my position as Director of Training at a non-profit, had lived my 20’s and 30’s enjoying my friends, and family, and found the love of my life at […]

Here’s to Our Preschool Graduate!

Here’s to Our Preschool Graduate!

I never would have thought that a preschool “graduation” could be so bittersweet.  SO many emotions that day.  We basically went from having a preschooler, to a school-aged child in the matter of minutes, and since he is our one and only, I was happy […]

Planning Our “Mostly Unplanned” Summer Vacation

Planning Our “Mostly Unplanned” Summer Vacation

The end of the school year is almost here!  Nicholas is finishing preschool, and his last day is June 1st.  Now I’m asking the question every parent asks – how did it go so fast? I want to be a little bit selfish this summer. […]

Loving Yourself: The Most Important Gift You Can Give Your Child

Loving Yourself: The Most Important Gift You Can Give Your Child

This week, the airwaves have been flooded with Meghan Trainor’s public demand that her latest video must be taken down and replaced with the non-photoshopped version of herself. I think she’s absolutely fantastic. While I don’t know her at all, I suspect she is really […]

He’ll Be Just Fine…

He’ll Be Just Fine…

Today was rough. My son has always loved his school. He will often cheer when we get to the driveway. Today, that wasn’t the case. When we arrived, he started by saying that he “shouldn’t have gotten in the car”, and that he “only wants […]