I fiill many different roles in life...mother, wife, sister, daughter, friend. I am a School Psychologist, by profession and a Christian, by faith. But, I have come to realize that there is more to life than roles and titles. It is how you live your life that matters most! I believe that everybody has a story to tell. I began writing my own blog to tell my story. It's where I reflect on the circumstances of my life and issues related to having a child with sensory needs. Visit me at

Am I the Only Mom Who Wishes for a Best Friend?

My negative thoughts as a result were things like, "I have no friends," and "No one cares about my life," and "I wish my sister lived closer because she is the only one that gets me." But, I find myself feeling lonely. And sad. Moms need friends too, right? Or am I the only one? I have always been a people person. I have always had "an easy time making friends" as my Mom would say to me all the time growing up. But, here I am. 35-years-old. 3 kids. A good husband. A stable life. And, all I want is a close friend. ...more
I feel the same way often! Sometimes I think we are all so busy that we forget to include real ...more