I See You Spring

There’s a lilac plant that we pass on our way to and from school every day. (At least that’s what I think this plant is 🤔) Today, we could smell it. The sun was so bright, my daughter couldn’t open her eyes for a picture. So, I said, just keep them closed and feel the… Read More »

The Danger of a Smile

The danger of a #smile. Just like the saying goes, you think you know but you have no idea. If you look closely enough at this picture, you see a tear trying to well up in my eyelid. I was fighting my way (and my heart) out of an abusive #relationship, far away from home, and with… Read More »

Moms Winning at Family Volunteer Day with Cradles to Crayons Chicago!

Hey Moms, On Saturday, January 26th, 2019 from 10 AM to 12 PM, I was joined by 20 volunteers gathered at Cradles to Crayons Chicago to enjoy a morning of service as families. I’ve said this before, but it is hard to find volunteer events that are family friendly – like, under 5 years old… Read More »