March is mom’s month. Her birthday was in March, on Pi day, and she did love apple pie. She also loved this month that brings sweet peas, pruning the roses, and longer days with more time to be outside.
For years, I participated in Slice of Life, a writing challenge for teachers. I had a great time blogging stories from the classroom but I’m not teaching so I had a different idea.
Lately, I find myself recalling stories of mom. I think of her as I sew or read to our grandsons, when I am in the kitchen or out for a walk. Maybe she is whispering in my ear or maybe the lockdown is finally getting to me. I started this blog to have a place to write down my stories. March seems like a great time to hit publish on some of those stories that have been chasing me. I don’t plan to post every day (or maybe I will) but I am ready to share a month of stories about this lovely lady that was my mom