Monthly Archives: March 2017

Babies

A Promise to My Amazing Boys

You know, sometimes I am ashamed at how much I talk about my biological parents.   There is part of my head that screams “get over it!” and “how old are you now?” and “it’s done; in the past, and you can’t change it!”  That’s the voice of my inner critic.  The one that is afraid I will be judged… Read more →

International Women's Day Lori Ann Reese

To The Women Who Made Me

It’s International Women’s Day, and like every other human being on the planet, my story involves overcoming adversity and challenges.   But today, my heart is full of appreciation, vigor and gratitude, to the women who made me. To the people who told me I couldn’t start my own business, or that it was a ‘stupid idea’ to turn my passion… Read more →

Some Animals Eat Their Young

We celebrated my niece Kaitlin and her 13th birthday on Saturday, at the home of Kevin’s mom and step-father.  My eldest niece had one of her closest friends over, an 18 year old girl that we’ll call ‘Blue’.  In the telling of my stories and reflections one thing I am increasingly aware of, is that I do not have the… Read more →