Tony ( while hugging me): You're the best mom EVER!
Me (all excited): Really?
Tony: Well, actually, there are some that are better than you, but you are better than some others.
Thanks, Tony, for keeping it real.
A place of retreat for this mother of seven (currently fighting Stage IV Metastatic Breast Cancer) to speak on the joys and challenges of life for a Catholic family immersed in American culture.