A Letter to My 13 Year Old Self

(I watch my own pre-teen daughter growing up right before my eyes with each day bringing new outward changes and inner discoveries.  I’ve often said that a teenager changes as quickly as a newborn ...

Begin a Life-long Tradition This Christmas

If you are like me, the fact that Christmas is five weeks away takes your breath away, gives the butterflies in your stomach a run for their lives, or makes you sweat profusely! HELP!! Well, hopefully...

Take It to Her

Today it is a perfect fall day, one for slowing down and resting. Not so this week…. Appointments, grandmother in ER, work issues, speech-writing and book-signing at the local library, food to b...

It’s About Time

Recent events in my life have led me down Memory Lane.  Today someone spoke into my daughter’s life and she said words reminiscent of ones I, at the age of 12, heard as well. “You are cal...

Steeped

There’s nothing like a cup of hot tea to sooth your soul, warm your body, and relax your mind.  Jacie and I enjoy our hot tea!  Today we had a cup of Lemon-Raspberry Tea and Shortbread.  Yum! Tod...

The WHY Behind “Talking Tea Cups”

I hope by now that you have read the “About Us 2 Girls” page and have a little bit of an idea of who I am.  If not, head over to that page and read up on me.  With that said, I must say “THANK...