parenting

My Inspiration for Being Kind

Today, I celebrate one of the greatest inspirations I have for striving to be kind, my youngest daughter.  From the moment she entered this world eight weeks prematurely, she has touched hearts and changed lives in her eleven years on… Read More ›

Snow Day

A line from the Cowboy Junkies’ song, “Sun Comes Up, It’s Tuesday Morning”, “Telephone’s ringing, but I don’t answer it ’cause everybody knows that good news always sleeps till noon”, went through my head on this cold Tuesday morning. when my… Read More ›

Ah, Sunday

I woke up after 8 solid hours of sleep and immediately began to devise a plan of how to get as much as possible done today, and then, within minutes of formulating this plan, it came undone.  Normally, I feel… Read More ›

Saved by Sunday

Just when I feared that last week’s stress and angst would follow me into the upcoming week, along came Sunday, sweet, Sunday to save the day, the week ahead, and most of all, me.  Another good night’s sleep gave way… Read More ›