Mom, You Are A Gift

As I sat beside my mother’s bed my thoughts wandered off to a place I had not visited in a long, long time. I was a very young child and she was teaching me how to swim.  In an attempt to float effortlessly on my back, like she could, I wiggled and struggled to stay … More Mom, You Are A Gift


I AM WOMAN! …I Think I Can …I Thought I Could

                                                 It was 1986, my husband was out of town on business and there I stood, Ms. I AM Woman, toolbox in hand, ready to dismantle and remove the old plastic toilet seat in our main bathroom. I had found the perfect replacement. A padded, cushiony seat in a lovely sage green with an embossed … More I AM WOMAN! …I Think I Can …I Thought I Could