6 Little Words

6 Little Words

A few weeks back I read a beautiful post Rachel Macy Stafford titled “Six Words You Should Say Today”. This post reminded me how often our words as parents and adults tend to correct or instruct a child rather than support them in seeing their abilities,...
My Mom

My Mom

Mom & me 1960My mom was an amazing woman. I don’t think she ever thought of herself in that way, yet she was. She influenced my life in so many ways. While I no longer have her around to thank in person, I can let others know about her and how they (like...
I’ll Love You for Always

I’ll Love You for Always

In a recent post, I asked about favorite children’s books that can be sung. “Love You Forever” by Robert Munsch is one of my favorites. When my daughter was in second grade, her grade level held a Mother’s Day Tea and ┬ápresented a reading of...
Singalong about Ladies

Singalong about Ladies

Mother’s Day for older adults can be an emotionally packed day. The fact that mothers, sisters, children have passed can add a feeling of loss to the day. The sudden influx of cards and flowers brings joy for some while others look on feeling forgotten or less...