Dropping Katie Off at College

Dropping Katie Off at College

It amuses me that I am never at a loss for words unless it requires me to share my emotions.  Talking about what I am feeling, especially when I’m in the grips of an emotional moment, renders me speechless.  So it was yesterday on the ten-hour drive back from New York City. After kissing and […]

All Too Quickly

All Too Quickly

It creeps up on you.  All too quickly they grow up.  One day their chubby, little arms are wrapped around your neck giving you the sweetest, slobbery kisses and the next day they are loading up the car with carelessly packed boxes of bedding and clothes heading off to college. From the state of my […]

On Becoming “Now-ish”

On Becoming “Now-ish”

My eldest budding goddess, who has just barely crossed over the threshold of adulthood, has once again impressed me with her “old soul” wisdom.   She recently sent me a text of what she labeled “the world’s most accurate watch” followed by a picture of the timepiece  pictured above.  She insisted she had to have one […]