Posts tagged son

Momming the ‘little boy with red glasses’

   August 8, 2014 10:56 am    0

It’s my oldest son’s birthday today, and this preschool picture is more thanĀ 20 years old. ItĀ is one of my favorites. For a lot of reasons. When he was three, he had eye surgery at Children’s Hospital in Pittsburgh. I remember it like it was yesterday. I was so nervous. He had to wear glasses, and…

 

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‘I left my heart in San Francisco’ — Go Niners

   February 3, 2013 7:54 am    0

It’s Super Bowl Sunday, and I grew up loving football with my dad Walt Strosser, a legendary high school football coach. My hubby is an assistant football coach and all five boys in this blended family played the game. My oldest has been a San Francisco 49er fan since he was a tot. We’ve been…

 

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Security blankets weave comfort for kids

   July 9, 2012 5:03 am    0

My three kids were blanky babies. No pacifiers. No thumb-sucking. The little Winnie the Pooh blankets, fairy tale quilts and yellow woven blankies went everywhere with us. When we left one behind at my sister’s place, my nephew, a former blanky baby, sent it back to us Federal Express. He knew the value of a…

 

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