Top 10 Things I Learned This School Year

1. Confidence and a strong desire to work hard to succeed make a huge difference in my ability to believe I can do well in college. 2. My horrible grades from college in the 1990s don't define the academic Amy anymore, especially since I got a 4.0 GPA this semester. 3. It is weird having [...]

Why I haven’t blogged much lately……

The end of the semester is near, and my first academic year back in college is almost complete.  Between now and May 10, I have four projects due, two final exams and a paper due.  My youngest dude also makes his First Communion on May 5.  If I don't lose my mind, it will be [...]

A great story that I can relate to!

Ok, not completely, because I don't have 11 children and I'm not going to Harvard, but.....Mom of 11 at Harvard: 'I seize the day' The last quote got me teary-eyed. “Life is really long, but you get one shot at it. Especially when you have kids early you’ve got a long life ahead of you, [...]