Mother’s Day

“Life doesn’t come with a manual, it comes with a MOTHER”.  Truer words have never been spoken when it comes to my mother and grandmother. In the world of role models growing up, boy did my cup overflow-eth which strong women in my life.  Nanny was my compass, my litmus test for life. Most every […]

I Choose You

I write a lot about choices and how much of life boils down to the ones we do and do not make. Holidays like Mother’s Day today always cause me to pause and reflect on some of those choices that have shaped my life. When my mother was a young woman, she became pregnant with […]

Light & Shadows

“Enjoy each sunset for the promise of a new tomorrow.” “As long as the sun does not set in your mind, darkness will be nothing but a weak shadow in your life.” “In Him was life, and the life was the light of men. And the light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did […]