It’s devastating. 17 people. It’s really difficult to wrap your head around, isn’t it? Yesterday, when we heard about the tragedy – my husband and I noted that the media was giving it a lot of coverage – sadly, they usually just mention these shootings. Apparently, it’s just become a part of life. Like, oh […]
I had never really thought about it. Birthdays in Heaven… it wasn’t on my radar. Today, it’s all I’m thinking about. My dad would have turned 81 today. 81 isn’t that old, really. But that doesn’t even matter. He’s not here. He’s in Heaven. So, I wondered what it must be like – up there. […]
There’s a lot of paperwork that comes with Kindergarten. A ton. Perhaps literally. Everyday, Emma brings home at least five or six things. Beautiful drawings, printing work she’s aced, some spelling, and school notes, etc. Then, once she’s home she draws and colors and is always making us little gifts. And I love it. Please […]
What a year it’s been! I wanted to thank you and tell you about what’s new and exciting with Totally Buffalo!!!
One year into this journey called – Totally Buffalo. It has been an amazing and very rewarding year for me. I’ve met some wonderful people, happily reconnected with others, and I’ve loved every minute of it! Along with my stories and my husband’s articles, we have three incredible contributors pitching in – Deanna Russo, Kate […]
December 23, 2007 was a fairly average day as far as days are concerned. It was cold. And snowy. Scott and I had taken the girls to Erie, PA to meet up with my best friend who lives in Seattle but was in Cleveland visiting her family. So, we met half way, had a nice […]
Well, if there’s one good thing about being an ‘older’ mom or a mommy a second time around -it’s that you have the wisdom to know the little things DO NOT MATTER. I was looking around today – and honestly, my house is trashed. Like, it’s a mess. Oh, it drives me nuts. It does. […]
I’m livid. For women in general, sure. For society, obviously. But mostly for my daughters. All four of them. I’ll be honest here – I’m not exactly shocked by the idea of men harassing women. No, not at all. It’s happened to me – it’s happened to most women I know. It happens. But to […]