I try to keep things in perspective. I realize so many people lose a loved-one everyday and it is gut-wrenching. I know, I lost my dad just over six months ago and it was the most difficult thing I’ve faced so far – and I’ve faced a lot. So, I know heartache. I know pain. […]
We were at the dinner table recently when Alexa, who is now 22-years-old, asked me if I think I’m raising the babies differently than I raised her and Maria. Wow. Talk about a loaded question. I had to think about it. And I had to tread lightly. The truth is – I am. How could I […]
So, I have to admit, I’m pretty amazed that people still recognize me and come up to me on a regular basis. I mean, I’ve been off television now for nearly FOUR years. Can you believe that!!?? And folks still approach me all the time. Some say hi. Some say they love this blog […]
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 […]