Celebrate Today

Not today. Too busy. Leave Mommy alone. Maybe tomorrow. Bills stacking. Laundry spilling. Messages waiting. People pleasing. Minutes ticking. But what if tomorrow brings? Unexpected news. Devastating loss. Startling diagnosis. Missed opportunity. Not today…again. Too many tomorrows. Grasping for yesterday. Stop. Celebrate today.  *** This post is a lot different than my usual story telling…

She Already Won

“I audition Monday!” My middle daughter announced proudly as she and her backpack flounced into the front seat.  I cringed inwardly as she babbled excitedly about trying out for the elite honor choir that only selects a few highly skilled children from the grade school.  I was all at once aware that I needed to…