Last year my mother passed away from Acute Myeloid Leukemia. I haven’t really talked about it much on the blog because it has been quite difficult to find the words. As my mother was going through treatment, in and out of the hospital, for almost a year, Dan and I spent a lot of time with her and my family.
When you first get married, it’s easy to fall into the trap of trying to meet everyone’s holiday expectations. You want to make your new mother-in-law happy so you easily agree to Thanksgiving dinner at her house. Your Mom asks you to come for the traditional Christmas Eve service? Of course! You agree, even though […]
I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This post about the cheapest wireless plans has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and Walmart Family Mobile. #FamilyMobile #CollectiveBias My dad is one of those hold out people. You may know one – the person with the […]
Holidays and family go hand in hand. In many cases, that’s a good thing. In some families, though, not so much. If you have one of “those” families that fill every single holiday with stress, you may not be looking forward to Uncle Bob and Aunt Sally coming over for a holiday dinner, or Grandma […]