Relationships

Today my mom would have been 78 years old. And nobody loved her birthday more than my mom. She died too young. All day that Joni Mitchell song, Big Yellow Taxi, has been stuck in my head… “You don't know what you've got till it’s gone…” Today...

I lost a best friend this week. My children and I all gathered in Cincinnati this past weekend to say goodbye to Willa Baldwin, who died of a heart attack on route to the hospital. In May we celebrated her 80th birthday. In February she was...

I am feeling very lucky today. I got to spend the day with my dad and make him scrambled eggs for breakfast. I got to kiss his sweet droopy face. But in an instant this could have been a very different story with a very a...