Tag Archives: small moments

Dads…

Growing up I thought of my dad as the strongest, bravest man I knew.  I felt completely protected by him.  I remember one night we were all sitting in the family room and my mom heard a noise in the … Continue reading

Posted in appreciating life, appreciation, childhood, childhood memories, dads, family, Fathers, kindness | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Surprise Weekend

I generally have a plan in mind for my day, a to-do-list so to speak.  But I have to admit that since becoming a mom I have had to learn to go with the flow. More times than not my … Continue reading

Posted in appreciation, family, kids, kindness, perfect moment, sons, surprise weekend, weekend | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Mom’s Affirmation

How a dream can help you feel that your mom approves. Continue reading

Posted in appreciation, childhood, childhood memories, children, Christmas, Christmas Gifts, dreams, family, gifts, growing up, life, Mom's Affirmation, Mom's approval, moms, smile | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Coloring

As a little girl I use to love to color.  It may have been the influence of my mom who was an artist.  My mom’s artistic gene never made it to me, both my older sisters got it though.   Coloring for … Continue reading

Posted in Adult coloring books, appreciating life, appreciation, childhood memories, children, Christmas Gifts, family, gifts, growing up, inspiration, kids, moms, motivation, parenting, smile | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Christmas Story

How many times have you watched A Christmas Story this holiday season?  In our household, my husband’s father absolutely loves the movie.  He was born and brought up in Cleveland, Ohio.  The movie apparently was filmed in Cleveland but was … Continue reading

Posted in A Christmas Story, C;eveland, Ohio, Christmas, Christmas Gifts, family, Father and Son bond, Red Rider BB gun | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Living Life

I have a quick story to tell you.  I was sitting at the kitchen table with my youngest son the other day.  We were talking about school and life in general. The best time to get the most information from … Continue reading

Posted in appreciating life, appreciation, bursting with pride, children, family, gifts, inspiration, kids, kindness, life, motivation, smile, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Helping Hand

The other day I drove up to the light at the corner of my street and was sitting in line waiting to make my turn.  I was looking around and noticed that cars were moving really slowly through the light … Continue reading

Posted in community, helping hands, kindness, strangers | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Bursting with Pride

        Yesterday was a double “small moments” day for me. First, I started off at my oldest son’s class play, The Sword in the Stone. They had to create all the scenery on their own and came up with their own … Continue reading

Posted in appreciating life, appreciation, bursting with pride, children, hardwork, kids, music teachers, parenting | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Hard Not to Smile!

I was sitting in the hospital waiting room waiting for my name to be called to get blood work done on Wednesday. I was looking around at the other people sitting in the waiting room wondering what their stories were. I have learned over the … Continue reading

Posted in appreciating life, appreciation, health, life, smile | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Filet Mignon

You may be asking why I would name this post Filet Mignon. For those of you who are hungry I figured you would keep reading.  LOL My story centers around a filet mignon and appreciation.  Weird combo, right! It all started several … Continue reading

Posted in appreciation, family and friends, hardwork, inspiration, motivation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment