A Sister’s Love

I hope you are not tired of me talking about my daughter’s wedding. If so, I apologize in advance. Today’s post, however, is about my younger daughter, Jordan, who was chosen to be the maid of honor at Alexis & Matt’s wedding. Since the girls were very young, they always said they would be the … Read more

The Big Day…My Daughter’s Wedding

Prepping for the big day The big weekend is finally upon us…just four days away. As I wait anxiously at my daughter’s home for her so we can finalize some details, I think back to when she was a little girl and all I hoped this day would be. Alexis has worked fiercely for a … Read more

The Dress (part 2 in a series)

When I say the dress, I mean “thee dress“! Over a woman’s lifetime, there will be many occasions to wear the perfect dress, and they all have significant meaning in our lives. The baptism, first communion, first date, homecoming, prom, graduation, cocktail party, the horse races, and if you are lucky, the academy awards. We … Read more

Mother Of The Bride (part 1)

I carried her in me for nine months. She was the size of a peanut, barely noticeable in my belly, slowly growing and making herself known. Her heels were pressing into me, distorting my stomach, causing it to look like an alien at times. Uncomfortable at times, cravings, swollen ankles, dreams of what will be, … Read more