I couldn’t sleep the other night and so I went wandering around Facebook and tried to find some of my friends from the past and it made me realize one thing…. We all are old!!!!! lol.
Older faces staring back
hit me like a heart attack
everyone I used to know
where did you all seem to go?
I click on you and find your name
only your eyes look the same
I click on photos titled: “past”
I finally see “YOU” at last!
The one I remembered then…
An older version of my friend.
I wander through… browsing at the rest
I smile and click “Friend Request”
Hoping that you’ll recognize
Who I am now from my eyes
That’s when I realize what you will see
when you find my name and click on “ME”.
(Caution… this is going to be kind of a Mama’s brag book kind of post!)
I was saving my 200th post for something special.
I can’t imagine anything better than sharing it with my baby! My daughter has recently embraced being Vegan and I am so proud of her for being passionate about what she embraces in life, she does nothing without a dramatic flare. She loves whatever she loves with all of her might ~ and inspires me every day.
Before she moved to: LA, I was sure she was going to be a writer! She won many awards and wrote for our local town’s magazine. Her Prinicipal came into her math class in her Junior year of High School to thank her in front of everyone for an article she had written about him! She was good. Very good. She wrote a children’s book as one of her English assignments and made her teacher cry. When he found out that she was connected with Elizabeth Barrett Browning through our ancestory line, he gifted her with a first edition book of poems she had written. She made an impact on all the adults in her life through her writing. But at the same time she fell in love with acting. She was always being chosen to give speeches in Elementary School and later was hooked when a few Drama teachers took her under their wings. After that, she never looked back! She played Abbey in Arsenic and Old Lace her Junior Year and was hooked!
(Brooke on the left)
Though she loves to write, drama was her focus and she moved back to LA to pursue acting. And she I know she is on her way! But as a proud mama, I can’t help but support her as she writes about her journey. Recently, discovering vegan recipes has become a new passion for her and I have encouraged her to begin blogging about it. (Gotta get that writing back in there somehow!) And so she has! And so… how could I not support her by offering up my 200th blog for her new endeavors?
Please support her with me and FOLLOW her search for the best recipes. She is my little Rachel Rae!
So if you love me… please click here : (no pressure lol)
I have provided the link to her blog here but I am also going to reblog it.
Thanks again guys! Gotta support my kid’s writing!