“Believe in yourself and there will come a day when others will have no choice but to believe with you.” ~ Mufasa Last quarter of High School Senior Year:  Last games. Senior trip. Prom. Yearbook signing. Hugs. Tears. Graduation. Summer

Its been 4 years since my last blog post, and saying much has happened is an understatement. The bookends- Moving to Florida…Moving back to Jersey. Chapters in between- single parenting (emphasis on the single), heartbreak of expectations, dating and the

I love Twitter. Its my daily newspaper. Although I am a weekend subscriber to the NY Times and won’t give up that good ‘ole fashion newspaper read, I love the instant electronic info source of Twitter. I find everything on

Even on a cloudy day, there is sunlight. When your evening seems like its the darkest you’ve seen in years, don’t forget for a single moment, the sun will rise and so will you. I had an incredible week. So

Its been a while since I’ve written. Much has happened. My “new normal” took a greater meaning. One I was not prepared for. Who ever is prepared for the sudden loss of loved one? A parent. A young cousin. A

Twenty years ago I landed my dream job fresh out of college at Jaguar Land Rover North America. Ten years ago I gave it up to take on the toughest job in the world…mom. Now, ten years later I am

Somewhere My Love Somewhere, my love, there will be songs to sing Although the snow covers the hope of spring. Somewhere a hill blossoms in green and gold And there are dreams All that your heart can hold. Someday we’ll

I am overwhelmed by the incredible outpour of support and beautiful words of encouragement I have received in the last 2 days.  My blog post has had record hits/visits. Facebook comments, private messages, texts, emails…. The words “thank you” are

Today I literally closed the door to a place I once called home.  “The Marital Home” as our attorneys call it, is sold. My soon to be ex-husband once said, “when are you going to figure out no one gives