My First Mother’s Day

I always wondered why moms needed a whole day of recognition. I mean, I knew they did a lot, but now I really know why. The first week after having Hailey, I immediately called my mom and apologized for everything I had ever done to her, and then I thanked her for being my mom. … Continue reading »

Moms March Against Gun Violence

EUGENE, Ore. — A group of Lane County moms, who call themselves peace advocates, are spending their Mother’s Day marching and speaking out against gun violence. The march through Eugene is glimpse of what’s happening all across the country Sunday. These Lane County moms started marching 15 years ago as part of a national movement … Continue reading »

Dutch Bros. Raises Money for Foster Kids

EUGENE, Ore. — Dutch Bros. locations in Eugene and Springfield will be celebrating moms Sunday and raising money for local foster kids. Every mom stopping by one of the coffee stands in the Eugene-Springfield area can get any drink for a dollar. Money from all of those drinks sold to moms will be donated to … Continue reading »

Happy Mother’s Day

                      My cup runneth over.  My heart is filled with joy.  This is the best Mother’s Day ever thanks to my son’s amazing Pre-K teacher, a mother herself. She knows how a homemade card can brighten a mother’s day.  On Friday I was invited to … Continue reading »

Out & About: May 9th-11th

This weekend, Springfield is hosting an interesting art event. It’s the Second Friday Dance Walk. Eugene ballet dancers will help create an InstaBallet at Springfield City Hall. Then they’ll lead a guided art tour and dance walk down Main Street along the way. The event starts at 5 p.m. Admission is free. Soccer fans, you … Continue reading »