Dear children, Some days you win. Some days you lose. And somedays, even when you think you’re winning, you might end up losing. As a working mom, I experience this a lot. Especially when I find myself standing in between two of my worlds – my work and my family. This week moved so slowly… Read More My son gave me crumpled up bills and taught me a lesson
February 14th will always have a special meaning in this world. It had a meaning when I was a kid, and it still has a meaning when I grew up. I’m sure that it will be the same for you.So, I want to take this moment today to tell you some things I’ve learned about Valentine’s day.… Read More 5 Things I’ll Tell My Children About Valentine’s Day
Dear children, your father and I have been married for ten years today. Yeay, us! While your Papa and I may not have it all figured out, we enjoy being married and we know that our marriage works. So, in honor of our tenth anniversary, we took the time to list down 10 things we learned from our marriage thus far. … Read More 10 Marriage Advice For My Children on our 10th Wedding Anniversary
“So, how was Japan?” My friend asked me when I saw her after our year-end trip to Tokyo and Osaka. I shrugged unenthusiastically. Her eyes shot in disbelief. “What happened?” I couldn’t blame her for her response. I think I would have done the same. I mean, it’s Japan! The land of the rising sun;… Read More Konnichiwa! The Good of Our Trip To Japan According To M2
At that moment, I just felt the urge to pray. I said, “God, I know I never really talked to you throughout this wedding planning ordeal. But I’m about to make the biggest decision of my life. I feel like I should ask you about it. So, I’m asking you now. Please give me a sign if he’s the right guy for me. If I find a parking space right next to his car, then I know he’s the one You have personally handpicked for me. If not, I’m ready to call this wedding off.”
… Read More Dear Daughter: Your Papa is my Parking Lot Miracle
A colleague at a client’s office told me the other day that I must have been a knock-out in high school. I almost fell to the ground from belly aching laughter. As flattering as it may have sounded, she couldn’t have been more wrong.… Read More Dear Daughter: I was (not) a knockout in high school
Dear children, There will come a time in your life when you feel the urge to leave everything behind and go explore other parts of the world. That’s called wanderlust. And then, there will come a time when you feel the call to wander but find that it costs more (in my case, much much… Read More Now Everyone Can Fly!