In the winter of 1985, while I was halfway done growing in my mom’s belly, my parents moved into a little brown 3 bedroom/1.5 bath that was…Continue Reading
What is your perfect Mother’s Day? Did your day involve your family, friends, maybe even a special photo to remember the day? One of my favorite…Continue Reading
You look at my grandmother’s house and it doesn’t look like much. A simple two bedroom, one bath bungalow settled a few short blocks from my own…Continue Reading
Your Kids Will Look For You in Pictures and Videos of Their Childhood One Day, Mama—But Will You Be There?
I’m always taking pictures and videos of my kids. In fact, at this rate, I don’t really need the scrapbooks I bought but still haven’t put…Continue Reading
A letter to my future self, I am writing to you from the dirty, kid-stained couch that sat in the overly-cluttered living room in the…Continue Reading
The year my twins were born, my mother-in-law gave me the greatest gift. “I want you to have Christmas in your home this year. If you’d…Continue Reading