Pajama Program Charity


Please consider this charity to add to your ornament or gift exchanges. Every Christmas my daughter and I host a mother-daughter ornament exchange.  We host it the evening following finals.   We began this tradition in my daughter’s freshmen year in high school.  The girls are now college freshman.  Sniff. Sniff. It has been a joy to [Read more…]


thumbs on wheel

I’m stepping up on my soapbox.  Does anyone have any suggestions on how to get drivers to stop texting while driving on the road, highway, or while stopped at a traffic light or sign.  For some reason, drivers don’t count “stopped at the light” as driving.   I don’t honk if I see drivers texting because I don’t want to further distract or startle that individual [Read more…]

I am Not Ready

just ash love this 2009 fall

Reposted after my WordPress migration: My daughter drove to school this morning, taking her last final for the semester. She is a junior in high school. She is a great girl who happens to have  what I would have envied when I was in high school (brains, beauty, an athlete and a strong inner confidence).  She is also in [Read more…]