Oh, The Places I’ll Go

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Oh, The Places I’ll Go

When I was 21, I wrote my first bucket list, long before the movie (of the same name) made that idea popular. At that time in my life, my hopes and dreams were fairly simple. My list included sky diving, getting married, having children, earning my Ph.D., driving a race car, climbing a mountain, and a few other things that I don’t remember. (I long ago lost the list.) The only things I accomplished (for lack of a better term) were marriage and children. Now that I’m older (and perhaps wiser?), my bucket list has changed substantially. While I still would

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My Mom

My Mom

This morning I was thinking about the relationship I’ve had with my mom and how it has progressed over time. One thing I’ve always known is that my mom loves me and wants the best for me. I was raised by a wonderful, loving mother! She would sacrifice anything for my sister and me, if needed, because she always put our needs (not wants, mind you) first. When I was little, I remember thinking she was likely the best mom ever in the world. I wanted to grow up to be like her.   Until I was 10, my mom

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