While most girls Maggie’s age would choose to spend their 12th birthday celebration with their “besties” getting glittery manicures and bright pedicures or staying up late at a slumber party talking about who the cutest boys in school are and, of course, which member of One Direction they are going to marry, my Maggie had […]
I don’t remember exactly how old I was when my parents first gave me a key to our house. What I do remember, though, is that it is the one key that has never left my keychain. Our lives are constantly changing. We live various places until we finally settle down and drive different cars […]
“We Do” … Again! We celebrated our “1 year, 3 months and 20 days” (476 days) anniversary with a vow renewal ceremony officiated by the “King” while in Vegas last week. When we initially began planning our wedding, we wanted fun and simple. Las Vegas seemed perfect. It was second marriages for both of us […]
I figure we have another year or two before our oldest doesn’t want to hang out with us all at the mall. Until then, say “cheese” kids…you too, Santa!
This is Maggie – my daughter who came up with the name “Happily Ever Laughter.” Diagnosed on the Autism spectrum when she was just 18 months old, Maggie always seemed sad and disengaged (see photo on left). Now, while still…ummmm….quirky, she is a beautiful, happy young lady who lights up every room and has her […]