Here We Go Again

I’ll never forget the day I found out that I was pregnant with my daughter.  It started just like every other day: I went to work, sat in my office, and started to prepare for my meetings and projects. But then it happened. All of a sudden, I felt sick…very, very sick. I closed my…

Every Parents’ Worst Nightmare

Something happened last summer that only a few people know about–I didn’t have the strength to talk about it.  It terrified me; it brought me to my knees. For a moment, I thought my son was going to die. He was almost two years old.  I was at work when the daycare called: Colin had…

Kindness Continues: A Wish for a Princess

It was the moment I had been waiting for. With gifts in hand, my wish partner, Debbie, and I climbed the front steps and rang the door bell.  For several weeks I had been looking forward to THIS moment, to finally meeting a very special little girl.  For privacy reasons, I’ll simply call her “L”.…

Complete Your Random Acts of Kindness With Style!

Are you inspired to complete a random act of kindness?  Over the course of my 2013 Christmas Challenge, I was excited to have cards to leave behind with my acts of kindness…and now I’d like to share them with you!  Here’s where you can download Random-Acts-of-Kindness Cards. Love the design?  I can take zero credit!…

2013 Christmas Challenge: Day #19…A Seat for a Hero

While You Were Sleeping is one of my all-time favorite chick-flicks.  There’s one scene in particular that I absolutely love. Here’s the CliffsNotes version… Peter Callaghan (played by Peter Gallagher) finally regains consciousness after an accident and Lucy (played by Sandra Bullock) is trying to help him remember his life. Lucy: You give up your…