Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day to all you wonderful women who are blessed to be called mothers and who bless your children and families!  It’s a beautiful thing you do and you have my gratitude and envy.  This time last year I thought “wow, I bet I’ll get to celebrate next year…won’t that be neat”, but this year brings a bit of sadness – because I’m not a mom and we’re a mother short this Mother’s Day.  It’s been three months since we lost Mammaw, so it’s definitely still hard.  Harder still?  I won’t be seeing my Momma, even though she is only a few hours away.  Well, lives a few hours away.  Cause she and Daddy are at Elks Convention this weekend.  Isn’t that a kick in the teeth?  Who schedules a convention on Mother’s Day weekend?  Crazy people, that’s who!  ^__^ Continue reading

Happy Mother’s Day!

To all the women out there who have given a part of their lives to birthing and raising more people, Happy Mother’s Day!  I specify both because it’s more than just one or the other.  It’s both.  And sometimes, it’s just raising children.  I’m lucky in that I have an aunt, my mom’s older sister, who has been like a second mother to me. Continue reading