BITO Blog

Last night my mom, sisters, daughter and I participated in a strange new ritual that is really popular today: making a belly cast as a keepsake of exactly how big your belly got when pregnant. Picture it: three generations of women (one naked), rolls of plaster...

One of my favorite writers was the late poet, Dr. Maya Angelou. I loved most things about her, only because I didn't know everything about her, but what I did know about her, inspired me. In every success story, like Maya's, there is a journey...

We've all heard the saying, "when life gives you lemons, you make lemonade," a saying that means so much more than lemons or lemonade; a saying that means that whatever life happens to throw at you, find a unique purpose for it, turn it from...

The following was inspired by my friend Katie’s recent Mother’s Day Facebook post, and I have to say I agree with her 100%. Her sentiments hit the nail on the head, so here is my rendition. Many of those who have known me throughout my adult...