Journaling, Simplified

Growing up, I never kept a consistent journal.  Which is ridiculous for someone who likes to write so much, but I never was able to sit down, day after day, and enter my thoughts, my ideas, hopes, dreams etc.  I did, however, write poetry.  Pages upon pages of words, rhymes, blurbs, “brainstorming” they called it […]

Birthday Notes

    Birthday’s, like any holiday, are interesting days – either they are one of your best ever, or you find yourself comparing your life to Samantha Baker’s in Sixteen Candles. As a parent, my daughter’s birthday really is one of the best days ever (party! ice cream! balloons!), but I found myself staring at the glittery, pink candle on her cupcakes, […]