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Motherhood Later in Life

Mar 3, 2021

I found out that I had done my parenting job way too well when my husband and I went back to the Caribbean. My kids were totally okay without me. I'm failing Adulting for Older Moms! I'm not okay with how well they're doing! I felt hurt, abandoned, and miserable. Talk about childhood baggage on my part, but knowing I...


Feb 24, 2021

When my husband and I went back to our Caribbean home without the kids, I realized this was an opportunity to reconnect with him. Sitting by the pool with him while watching the sunset made me go back to the beginning of our relationship. I realized how perfect he was and is for me. After sixteen years of ups and downs,...


Feb 18, 2021

This is our sixteenth year of marriage, my husband and I. And some days, some months, some weeks, it seems like we're just going through motions, and I wonder... Don't we love each other anymore? But it's ridiculous! I do know that we love each other. I suppose that all marriages go through some blah periods, but we do...


Feb 10, 2021

When I was a teen, I always asked my grandmother, "How do you know when you meet the one?" Her answer was always, "You'll know when it happens." She was right! I fell in love with Michael at first sight and allowed that feeling to flourish and overcome many unexpected challenges. Sixteen years later, I still can't...


Feb 4, 2021

I didn't think it was a big deal when my child was diagnosed with ADHD. I was blissfully ignorant of the challenges laid before use. But, I learned a lot when my child was diagnosed with ADHD. Not just about the disease, but also how to advocate my ADHD superhero and all of my children! It has taught me...