A FAMILY FOR THE HOLIDAYS

They were leaving. It was unlikely that they’d ever return…at least not permanently. They packed their bags and beloved treasures that were deemed too cumbersome to keep. I watched as, one by one, a host of memories were carried to the moving truck: the couch we’d sat on, the beds we’d pile into while watching… Continue reading A FAMILY FOR THE HOLIDAYS

THE BEST GIFT EVER

Panicking, I exclaimed to Kwabs, “Christmas is almost here!” It was a few weeks until Christmas and we hadn’t purchased a single gift for the boys. It was time to take a close look at Max’s list, a list consisting of expensive Legos sets, candy, money, gift cards, a nutcracker, and “surprises.” We hurriedly and… Continue reading THE BEST GIFT EVER