The weekend before Thanksgiving, I celebrated my 40th birthday. Yes, the BIG 4-0! I think I’ve finally gotten over my shock of hitting my 40s. Haha! Days leading up to my “big day” I couldn’t help but feel a little down about turning 40. I don’t know– it just felt surreal to me. Time has… Read More 40 Things I’ve Learned Since Turing 40
Zechariah is five! Where did the time go? Sharing a sweet birthday letter I wrote to my son for his special day. Happy 5th birthday, Zechariah! I can’t believe you’re the BIG five now. I know you are super excited about turning five-years-old. You’ve been talking about it for weeks and now your special day… Read More Happy 5th Birthday, Zechariah!
Today’s a very special day: it’s Michala’s 17th birthday! I can’t believe my baby girl is so close to entering adulthood. The time has really gone by so fast. In honor of Michala’s birthday, I’m sharing a birthday letter I wrote for her. Happy birthday, Michala! xoxo Dear Michala, I was a young, single mom… Read More A Letter to My Daughter on Her 17th Birthday
I can’t believe it, you guys. I now have an 18-year-old! Elijah turned 18 last week, and I have mixed emotions about it. On one hand, I feel very happy for him because he is my son. Of course, it makes me happy to celebrate his birthday. Yet, on the other hand, I can’t help… Read More An 18th Birthday Celebration in New Baltimore and Downtown Detroit