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A letter to my Senior on your last first day of school

A Letter to the Class of 2017 on Your Last, First Day of School

Teens By August 27, 2016 Tags: , , , , No Comments

To My High School Senior, So here we are. The moment you’ve been waiting for and the moment I, as well as many other parents, have been dreading since your first day of Kindergarten. Today is the first day of your Senior year of high school. Or as I see it – your last first day. We’ve had 13 of…


A Birthday Message to My 14 Year Old Daughter

Parenting By September 24, 2012 Tags: , , , , , 13 Comments

Dear Mackenzie, Today is your 14th birthday and the only reason that I can write this post is because I know that you never come over to this part of the woods. I can’t believe that 14 years ago you came  into this world and immediately changed everything that I knew to be good and replaced it with something amazing….

mackenzie and donovan mcnabb

It’s Hard to Soar Like an Eagle

Teens By September 9, 2012 Tags: , , , , , , 1 Comment

… when you’re surrounded by Cats. The Rooster is a die-hard Eagles fan. I honestly think the man bleeds green. He was in his element when we lived outside of Philadelphia. He was surrounded by all things Eagles. All things Philly Sports, really. When we made the move to NC, the only thing that the Rooster asked for was the NFL…


Who’s Your Daddy?! Happy Father’s Day!

Teens By June 17, 2012 Tags: , , , , , 9 Comments

Father’s Day is just around the corner. It’s a time when we all get ready to honor the awesome men that help make our lives run smoothly.. even if there’s a pothole in the road. I happen to be one of the luckiest gals around because of my man the Rooster. He’s an admirable fellow who probably should have been…