A Fellow Author

I just finished fellow author’s book, Contrast, by Devin Hughes. Although it’s a story completely opposite of mine, it has similarities of strength, hope and inspiration scattered throughout. Devin was born to a mixed couple and never felt he had a place in either the white or black world, if that makes sense. To me it does. Even though I …

Trusting Your Parents

I have always trusted my parents advice, opinions, and wisdom and now we share them with our son. He is not around that much and we do miss spending time with him, but when he needs advice or wants to share a problem, we are there for him. It’s nice to know he has grown into such a fine young …

Ronald McDonald House Event

Between the families that came out and the perfect weather, it was an all around wonderful day at the Touch a Truck event for the Ronald McDonald House!  The sun was shinning, the heat was up, and the crowds were there. Every kind of truck you can imagine, including limousines and the truck I brought from Lilliston Ford, was there …

Family Time

Today is a big family day at our home. We are gathering for dinner and swimming with just about everyone who could make it to say goodbye to our son Johnathan and his girlfriend Allison. They are getting ready to move to San Francisco for four months for internships. We are all so proud of both of them and will …

Ronald McDonald House Event: Southern New Jersey August 9th

This Saturday, August 9th, come visit me and my volunteers at the Ronald McDonald House of Southern New Jersey’s event at the Promenade in Marlton New Jersey. We will be there with a big truck from Lilliston Ford for children who attend to climb on, beep the horn, and play. In addition to other trucks of all shapes and size …

Hummingbirds

In the summer, I sit in my kitchen and smile every single time I see one of these fascinating creatures, hummingbirds. How small and beautiful they are and how very fast their wings move in order to stay in constant flight! They rest on the feeders, which I make homemade, and drink in the sweet nectar. At times they come …