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A Letter to My Daughter on Her Wedding Day

A Letter to My Daughter on Her Wedding Day
Dear Hannah: It seems like just yesterday that you were 2 1/2 and waking me up at 6:00 a.m. on a Saturday to watch a movie.  We must have had twenty movies to choose from (thanks to Poppy!) yet for nearly two years all you wanted to watch was The Little Mermaid. I blinked my eyes and it was time for you to go to...
October 13, 2017

Guest Post! My daughter Hannah!

I love cake. Scratch that. I love food. But lately (meaning all the time) I’ve been craving chocolate.  The craving had originated when my life would be changed forever…I would eat my first (and not last) piece of Portillo’s Chocolate Cake. It was my neighbor’s birthday and they just so happened to offer me a piece since they “didn’t want leftovers.” I like to think of it...
October 11, 2008