Cooking a Thanksgiving Feast This Year? Here is Your Game Plan

Cooking a Thanksgiving Feast This Year? Here is Your Game Plan

Cooking a Thanksgiving Feast this Year? Here’s Your Game Plan! Well, if this Thanksgiving you’re tasked with preparing a feast — or maybe just a special meal for your family, you need a game plan to ensure that you have a happy and stress-free experience. Of course, this is easier said than done! Cooking for [...]

Raising Teenagers Today

Raising Teenagers Today

Raising teenagers today, it's not an easy task. Being a parent to a teenager is a bittersweet stage of life. They are growing up way too fast. Almost or already driving.  Going out with friends and no, you are not invited. Asking a girl out... Wow!!! Too much too fast for this mom! Love all [...]

I am already on Holiday mode and it’s not Halloween yet.

I am already on Holiday mode and it’s not Halloween yet.

I am already on Holiday mode and it's not Halloween yet. My schedule is already all filled out with event and parties and wonderful celebrations going on all around. First of all, I am so happy to spend time with friends. Happy to have the time to meet friends for dinner and have our own [...]

How many peoples does it take to screw a lightbulb on?

How many peoples does it take to screw a lightbulb on?

You have heard the joke: How many peoples does it takes to screw a light bulb on?  I am sure you have, and there are as many answers as they are versions.  My version had this answer: Three. One to hold the latter, one to hold the lightbulb and one to screw it in place. Cute [...]

Men Mature, Women Age, Why is that?

Men Mature, Women Age, Why is that?

Men mature, women age, why is that?  Why do we accept it? Acceptance and aging I do not think that should live in the same world. As we get older we are, supposedly, mellowing out. Or at least the world wants us, women, to mellow out. To see life from mom’s eyes  and see life [...]

Life, Love and Sayings

Life, Love and Sayings

"Do not make someone a priority when all you are only to them is an option" Maya Angelou. "Better the evil you know than the evil you do not know." "Lie have short legs". "Forgive, maybe. Forget, never". We all have saying that we grew up with or picked up along the way. I have [...]

Time… or lack of it

Time… or lack of it

Time!! Where does the time go? This is a question that I ask myself over and over. Aging, waiting, planning, wishing, wasting... all is time related, all takes time, valuable time. I am not to concerned with the aging process.  I came to term with it long ago, accepted it and embraced it. Let's face [...]

Life goes by too fast

Life goes by too fast

Life goes by way too fast. This week, 15 years ago, my son was born. I remember the days leading up to and the actual day as it was yesterday. An early morning visit to my obstetrician and in within the hour I was admitted in the hospital. A slight spike on my blood pressure [...]