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Because I Said So

Because I Said So

As mothers go, I am not too bad. Taking care of children and a house are both full time jobs. Some days, there are more hours to spend with the children...

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Marking the Days

Marking the Days

I passed. Better than that; I received an A. I placed my grade report on Steve’s pillow for him to see. Near the end of the school year, I begin...

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Words Count

Words Count

I turned in my term paper today. I think Lucy’s smile was the only happy face in the class, but I felt relieved to be done. Lucy had assigned us...

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Team Jones

Team Jones

The recent weather had encouraged our lawn to start growing like crazy. This time of year always brings out the best in the husbands of Calista Court....

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Night Work

Night Work

There is a strange effect on my ability to be grateful when I don’t get enough sleep. I love sleeping and know that I need a good 8 hours to get...

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Step this Way

Step this Way

Yesterday, it felt like a summer morning. Unnaturally warm with a sun that was already beating down and it wasn’t even 9 in the morning. Earlier,...

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Secrets of a Great Garden

Secrets of a Great Garden

Chloe is some kind of magical garden witch. Mrs. Kravitz had a lovely garden and part of the reason Chloe and Francis chose the house next door was due...

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Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder

Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder

Artie must be a lucky guy. Edie, his wonderful wife, is a secret romance writer. Presumably, she earns something on those novels, although it would be...

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The Best Time of My Life

The Best Time of My Life

My life seems pretty charmed. A terrific husband, two great kids, my lovely home, my gal pals and more. I am following my dreams and trying out going to...

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The Sweet Taste of Success

The Sweet Taste of Success

Gail is a great mom. She has three little ones to care for and would have more if they came along. Her children are always polite, play well with others...

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