Here we are at the beginning of a new year, a fresh start. Time to make all of those resolutions that will inevitably be broken by January 10. I am a serial resolution breaker. Every year I make a general resolution about exercise, diet, and being more patient. It’s not long before I’m too tired […]
I’ve been thinking about my mom a lot lately. She passed away 21 years ago this month and she’s been on my mind for a while. I think of my mom often, of course, but in the last few weeks the thoughts I’ve been having are far different than any I’ve had before.
I have lived in the same neighborhood for almost 20 years. When we moved in we were a family of three that quickly bloomed into a family of five. My husband and I were both working when we moved in, and we were relatively financially comfortable.