Posts tagged Moms with Teens
The Gift That Keeps On Giving!

As little girls, some of us dream of becoming mothers.  I don't think we are ever fully prepared for this ride of our lives.

I am a Mom to 2 boys - 21 and 18.  The oldest, Casey, is developmentally disabled and was in special education his whole school career.  Casey is now attending a community college in a special needs curriculum for Culinary Arts.

As a baby, I noticed that Casey wasn't reaching all the milestones my friend's kids were.

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Emma Thompson At the Golden Globes

Last night was the Golden Globes on NBC.  Tina Fey and Amy Poehler kicked some butt and nailed this gig.  It was such a joy to see 2 women share the stage without trying to one up the other.  Women SUPPORTING women.  Strange concept lately??

We as women need to boost each other up, especially us Moms.  Sometimes the everyday life can get us down, but we have to focus on the fact that we are not alone.  We have to be "real".

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Easy Fall Outfits

Can't believe Fall is here!!  Wish the summer was still here because I hate having to put on coats.  I feel fat enough and not need the "layering" as stylists always say.  Have you ever noticed that stylists are like soooooo skinny??  What is up with that.  Is the prerequisite not to eat?  LOL.  Well, I found working in the beauty industry, just to take certain things and make it easy for you. 

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Fab Fall Coats

I am soooo excited about this new Fall trend.  I just LOVE color and in the Fall I hate just wearing grey and black.  This new trend is - PINK coats!!  Love the color and it is honoring survivors of breast cancer without realizing it.

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Will You Marry Me Jon Bon Jovi?

So last week, I went to the Bon Jovi concert at MetLife stadium in East Rutherford N.J. with my friend Liza. When she first asked me, I did not hesitate to go because I had not seen my future husband (Bon Jovi) for quite some time. LOL.

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The Red Solo Cup!

My boys are in high school and I have different problems than some of you other moms.  As they get older, the problems just get BIGGER!  Yes, I hate to tell you this.  My friends and I talk alot about what goes on in high school and what we used to do.  These kids nowadays are soo much more mature and are soo not afraid of their parents.

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Kids Play Outside - Run From Social Media

I recently read that various reports suggest that 83% of youth use their phones for emails & texting. That number makes me very sad! I know society says that or implies that to get ahead in the business world, you need Facebook, Twitter, etc. But, what happened to good old face to face conversations.

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