Letters from Santa

“Maybe Christmas doesn’t come from a store. Maybe Christmas perhaps, means a little bit more.” We received the most beautiful and magical letters from Santa in the mail yesterday. They are handwritten with love and every last detail reflects how […]

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’tis the season to give 2016

  It’s hard to believe that it’s this time of year already…The holidays are upon us! If you are looking for the perfect gift– something thoughtful, simple, sweet, and under $100 then take a peek at my favorite must-have gift […]

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Schools out…

As the end of the school year arrives today, I can’t help but reflect on the year. I’ve always used the school year as a time reference to gage the changes and growth in my life, even as I child. […]

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Happy Birthday Mom

Mom, you raised two little girls alone. You gave us the world when you weren’t certain what tomorrow would bring. You taught us that love wins, that words don’t break you, that strong is beautiful, and that second chances sometimes […]

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A Step-Father’s Love.

A step-parent is so much more than just a parent; they made the choice to love when they didn’t have to. A “father” isn’t defined by the man who made the child, but by the man who extends his hand, […]

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2016

“Life doesn’t come with a manual, it comes with a mother.” I am proud of many things in my life but nothing tops being a mother. I see who I want to be in my children’s eyes. They have given me the […]

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