Over the next few weeks someone will ask if you’ve made a New Year’s resolution, I expect that, but I didn’t anticipate a friend asking, “Have you ever kept one?” I paused. Had […]
Three feet of ballet pink safely relaxed in my lap, a spectator to the group of dancers she should be practicing with. That’s precisely how we spent the first day […]
Apparently there are perfect parents and kids walking the face of this earth…we don’t happen to fall into that category. At all. Class is over; my steps are measured. Already […]
Our kids are let down when we casually discuss their struggles with others. As much as I’d like to say it’s in the name of “seeking wisdom” or “getting tools” so I can help, the damage done far outweighs any potential gain. Cheap talk leads to fractured hearts.
Currently I’m raising a 5, 2 and thirty-something…maybe you know what I mean? How quickly the line between a spouse and the kids can become blurred. Those in the trenches […]
The past four and a half years have torn me in two and then again. I don’t know if it’s just life itself that takes everyone through this process of […]