What is Family?


“Family isn’t always blood.  It’s the people in your life who want you in theirs; the ones who accept you for who you are.  The ones who would do anything to see you smile and who love you no matter what.”  Unknown Dearest daughter, A good friend once shared this quote with me. I didn’t […]

What is Love?


Dearest daughter, On September 6, 1999, my life changed dramatically.  That was the day that I met you for the very first time.  My heart would never feel the same again.  I held you in my arms morning and night.  The nurses begged me to put you in the hospital bassinet and get some rest but […]

Setting Boundaries


Dearest daughter, Have you ever been in a situation where something that you shared privately with one person was shared with someone else?  How did that make you feel?  Did you feel embarrassed, betrayed, hurt?  If so, you are not alone.  I have experienced this pain before in life and I can tell you from […]

Facing Rejection


My dearest daughter, My heart breaks that I can’t be there to hold you and just let you cry right now. I know how frustrated and disappointed you must be. It isn’t easy when you have to face rejection.  This is especially true when you did such a wonderful job on your audition.  Sometimes things just […]