Amanda is a stay-at-home Mom of two boys, a teen and a tot. She loves to share stories, talk about education, movies, books and coffee. A big supporter of community building and outreach, Amanda shares many activities, entertainment and events in her local area of St. Louis.
My Mother & My Sisters I’m the third out of five children by blood. The third out of twelve if you added the steps and halves. The third girl, the last female seed between my Father & Mother and the last hadn’t been married. My Mother promised me long ago that if I waited and […]
Yesterday while watching the news I had come across Gabrielle Giffords Resignation Video. For those that may not remember, Gabrielle Gifford was a Democratic member of the House of Representatives who had survived a gunshot to the head in an assassination attempt on January 8th, 2011. One year later, after much recovery that I can only fathom […]
It’s cold again. The latter part of fall when the wind whispers to us promises of Winter. The scent of weather reminds me of old places, old friends; old peculiar past times particularly of the bitter bite of the Northwest rain seasons. Between August and November you would see the smiling sun fade from the creases of […]