A Birthday Post to A Special Young Lady

Years back, when I was 16, going on 17, I spent a summer as "nanny" for my older sister, who was finishing up working in an office-setting after having my niece.  I spent 3 months with my older sister and brother-in-law, and got to develop an awesome bond with my niece.  Today, my niece shares some … Continue reading A Birthday Post to A Special Young Lady

Two Children, Growing Together

Depending on the time of year, I am either five or six years younger,than my closest sibling.  My older brother and I didn't always get along growing up - often, we were more like arch enemies. When I had my children three and a half years apart, I didn't think anything of it.  I routinely … Continue reading Two Children, Growing Together