Valentine’s Day Cake and Macaroni + Cheese

Valentine’s Day

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I noticed on social media this year there was a lot of hating going on about Valentine’s Day. I get it, it’s a holiday designed to make you feel bad if:
you’re single
You’re in a bad relationship
You’re in a good relationship but Valentine’s Day has become this competitive thing with you and your girlfriends
You’re in a relationship, it’s good, but you hate having to muster up this false sense of romance for the sake of a holiday when you barely have time to fold your laundry. Continue reading

Grammie’s Birthday

My mother does so much for me, my kids, my sister, her kids, and my dad – it is the personification of love.  I will never be able to repay her for all she has done or will do for us all.  Often her special days are celebrated with a phone call or quick text, while our children’s days are weekend events. Continue reading