This weekend I travel back to Sacramento to honor my former mother-in-law, Ellie Jeffus Matal, who passed on Halloween. She celebrated her 90th birthday in early October.
With all the turmoil and sickness plaguing us these last few weeks, I want to take a moment to celebrate my daughters’ January birthdays. If we were having coffee today, I would invite you in for a hot beverage of your choice (coffee’s ready!) and perhaps some virtual birthday cake. Today is my oldest daughter’s … Continue reading Where are You Going? Here’s to Strong Women
Today is my shameless plug to announce my two year wedding anniversary to my wonderful husband. I have been so busy with STUFF that I literally forgot what the date was today. One of my Facebook friends wished me happy anniversary on my timeline this morning! Oh yeah! It's my anniversary! I cannot express to … Continue reading Happy Two Year Wedding Anniversary to Me
April 9th was the 6th year anniversary of our first date. Read more for the whole story! After living in San Diego my whole life, I married young at age 20 to a young man who was from Northern California and ended up moving there. After 17 years we divorced and a few years later … Continue reading Facebook, Second Chances, and Love
Thirty years ago today marks the birth of my first daughter, “MAM.” First off, I am in awe that 30 years has gone by. Secondly, how can I be the mother of a 30-year old? At age 24, working a part-time job with no benefits, and having just moved back to my home town in … Continue reading Where Are You Going, My Little Ones?