Some of her friends aren't making the best decisions. My hope is she will follow her heart and choose the right path. The difference is, I am here for her. I may not always agree with what she does, but I am her Mom.
She is headed in to 9th grade in a month and I couldn't be more proud. I made her a easy banana cream pie and got some candles. At this age, nothing you buy them is good enough so she is getting money to buy what she needs for school.
Here is what I made her: