Mother, Taking Stock

Take a Moment to Take Stock.

My mantra has always been to live to learn, love and laugh – and I don’t see that changing. Why? Because when I am doing that, I feel like I am doing life right, like I am in my element. And for that reason, I get schooled every other day by almost every interaction I…

In the Spirit of Decluttering

In the Spirit of Decluttering.

You grow up, whether you like it or not, and it just continues to happen. If you don’t catch up fast enough it gets you to a really complicated place, but when you adjust accordingly it gets you closer to the place you aspire to be. Time doesn’t give you space to breath, it just…

New Year, Reflections, 2016

2016 Is My Mango Tree.

Dear Snipper,
I am wishing you a genuinely happy New Year. Go pick those mangoes, I hear that they get sweeter and juicier the longer they stay up there, so don’t worry when you don’t get there sooner than you wanted. And whatever the state, keep trying until you get the sweetest of them all, because you deserve it. I love that you’ve been with me through 2015, 2016 just gets better. Be blessed.