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Connecting with Your Son

Connecting with Your Son

This week I celebrate the birth of my firstborn.  Ethan is now a 12 year old middle schooler! As he grows up, I know a challenge for many moms is to stay connected to their tween/teen son.  When they are babies, connection comes easily. When they are toddlers and...
How to Create a Birthday Milestone

How to Create a Birthday Milestone

I was talking to a friend who is turning the big 5-0.  She was considering a half-marathon to celebrate. I am not a runner so this didn’t have any appeal to me, but I thought, “How cool to make such a great goal and memory to commemorate a birthday.”...
Sky Diving Senior!

Sky Diving Senior!

When my friend Gail Romaine shared this picture with me, I had to ask her, “Can I post this?” I’m glad she and her mom said yes!  This is Gail’s 87 year old mother Betty Perritt who went skydiving to celebrate her 87th birthday.  She did her...