Warning: I am going to use the word “fat” a lot in this post.  It is not one of my favorite words in the English language, unless one is referring to a burrito, but unfortunately, it is necessary at this time.  I had been obsessed with my weight for as long as I could remember. […]

I am still on cloud 9 following J’s graduation from college this past weekend.  Not to worry, I am not going to bore you with any more details of my trip, except to say that she has been heavily on my mind.  So much so, that I found myself preparing a couple of her favorite […]

This weekend has been one great, big, emotional blur.  Big Poppa, the girls and I literally went on a whirl wind 36 hour trip from Texas to Ohio to witness the first of our five children graduate from college.  Although I am thoroughly exhausted, I wouldn’t have had it any other way. Okay, that’s not […]