One Flew the Coop…

The last few days have been strikingly bittersweet at our house. Our 19 year old, Brittany Ann, took her boxes, clothes and a few of our household items and moved into her own apartment on Sunday. There were not many tears on Sunday, but as the enemy would hav...

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Her children arise and call her blessed… I think!

As I have written before… I have two wonderful and beautiful daughters. Brittany who is 19 going on 35 and Taylor who is a stunning beauty at 17… inside and out. Watching them morph from little girls into beautiful, confident and sometimes “w...

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Brittany on "My Job Description"

The aforementioned Job Description in the title is actually something similar to what my father once wrote about my mother on a loan application. (He was a bit witty and on the funny side with it, but he really saw her job as a Stay-At-Home-Mom this way…...

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CODE WORD: Milkshake

This is Brittany… my eldest. She has met a young man named Stephan who is going to pick her up from work and take her out for ice cream tonight. So she called me a little while ago and said, “Mom, Stephan is coming to pick me up and we are going ou...

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A Letter to Brittany

My Dearest Girl,.This week marks the final seven days of your high school journey. While I know you have been done with your courses and sleeping everyday since the end of February, I also know what a delightfully daunting time this can be in a young woman&#82...

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