Monthly archive January, 2013
I Have What???

I Have What???

I was just curious.  All at once it sort of hit me.  Both of my kids had a ‘diagnosis’.  Did my kids actually know what they ‘had’?  So, being me, I just asked them. “Hey Jett, do you know what your diagnosis is?” I questioned. Jett looked up at me with big, beautiful, bright blue...
Am I Normal?

Am I Normal?

OK.  I did it.  I finally threw it out there.  I have been sitting on those seven email addresses for a month when I’ve been waiting to get my hands on them for almost 40 years.  I told myself I was just too busy over the holidays, and then too busy with work, and then...
Trust Me - I Wanted to Go!

Trust Me – I Wanted to Go!

Gathered around for dinner one evening my in-laws, husband and I were, as always, already discussing what we would be having for dinner the next night (not unusual for this shameless, foodie foursome) when the conversation segued to my husband’s recollection of an unforgettable hummus that they had stumbled upon during a stay in Atlantic...
Awkward!

Awkward!

The holidays brought me an unimaginable gift this year.  One that I never could have anticipated. My Mom drove in from Maine and was able to join me as we volunteered to be ‘room mothers’ for my son Dane’s Christmas party.  She was thrilled.  I, admittedly, was apprehensive to say the least. Earlier this year...