-Washington Irving My son, Christopher, turns 24 this week. My earliest memory of our relationship was when we were getting ready to leave the hospital after his birth. I had this incredible feeling of intense anquish; at that moment, I knew that he would leave me someday. This little person whom I fell in love… Continue reading ” There is an endearing tenderness in the love of a mother to her son that transcends all other affections of the heart.”
-Voltaire I was recently on an extended family vacation - the whole MacDermott Clan went to Disney World to celebrate the birthday of my mom who turned 80. Now, here is someone who has decided to be happy every day! My mother's life has been filled with all sorts of ups and downs and she… Continue reading I’ve decided to be happy because it is good for my health.
"In my daughter's eyes, I am a hero. I am strong and wise and I know no fear. But the truth is plain to see; she was sent to rescue me. I see who I want to be, in my daughter's eyes." Martina McBride This week, my daughter turns 21. She is a beautiful accomplished… Continue reading “In my daughter’s eyes, I am a hero. I am strong and wise and I know no fear. ”