Laying in our overstuffed chair with my now almost eight year old son, and ten year old daughter - my mind wanders. How did they grow so tall, their legs so long, their fingers and hands so big. It seems like just yesterday, there were still protected within my belly - and now their live, [...]
Driving the other day I realized something that was almost hard to swallow. The only long term commitment I have stayed true to, is my children. The people who I could not live without, who I need by my side, to see, touch, everyday is my children. Other than them, my life has been filled [...]
When you truly realize you are JUST step-mom, your heart will break.
The second the pregnancy hormone entered by body - my cry-ometer cracked! Sitting on a couch Indian-style, eating a Subway Salami Sandwich, and cheddar pretzel combos, I cried over a McDonald's commercial. From then on, it was all over. In my defense, this specific commercial was one that aired during the Christmas season and it was a boy [...]
Being a mom means more than having given birth to a child. Its loving and knowing a soul before you even see it. It’s carrying, and caring for a life completely depending on you for survival. It’s giving air to the lungs that grew with-in you, and sight to the eyes that will never see [...]