Category Archives: Love

For my girls (and a little bit for me), PART 30

30. List 10 things for which you would like to be remembered. I want to be remembered for being a rock star ballerina who was the first female president of the United States. It would be a tasty little treat … Continue reading

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For my girls (and a little bit for me), PART 28

28. What’s your favorite quality in your spouse? Randall Mixon is one of the good guys. In a world where people are more likely to bend the rules than live by them, your Daddy walks the line every day of … Continue reading

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For my girls (and a little bit for me), PARTS 24 and 25

24. What is your favorite thing and least favorite thing about parenthood? When I sat down to answer this question, my first thought was, “This could go on for far too many pages.” However, after a little reflection, this may … Continue reading

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For my girls (and a little bit for me), PART 23

23. What is your favorite holiday and why? Sugarplummy Christmas thoughts start dancing through my head before the first child runs through the Pumpkin Patch in October, and – in my mind at least – the Christmas season officially begins the minute the … Continue reading

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For my girls (and a little bit for me), PART 22

22. Where do you see yourself in five years? 10 years? 15 years? There was a time when I thought far into the future and tried to map out a clear path from Point A to infinity, but at some point … Continue reading

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For my girls (and a little bit for me), PART 21

21. Describe your relationship with your parents. If I were asked to describe my relationship with my parents at this moment, I would use words such as “loving,” “respectful,” “real friends” and “close-knit.” I would tell you that I look … Continue reading

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For my girls (and a little bit for me), PART 19

19. How did you feel the moment you became a parent? I’m not sure there is enough time or space or words in the universe to describe how I felt when I became a parent. To even begin to share … Continue reading

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