Thinking About Failure

Mondays are so weird. I have a hard time transitioning out of the bliss that is a weekend, especially after a 3-day weekend. My heart is with my kids’ hearts but their hearts are out roaming the world. I notice as soon as they are almost gone (as I’m waiting for Annie to be ready […]

These Days Of Rain

On days when I wake up happy it is hard to write. Who needs to hear about hours that bend to my wants how even the laundry feels easy? How this picture with words feels beside the point when there’s warm coffee, leftovers from an Italian restaurant heat swirling from multiple vents, a girl who […]

Hoping for Change

In the middle of last night, I was awake and listening. A plane flew overhead and it sounded so loud. Why was it so loud? Was it the way the clouds were structured at that moment in time? Night fog? Low, thick rain clouds? The airplane engines sounded scary and foreboding. Like it was the […]

Choosing Connection

Last night I was stressed, trying to decide if I should go to the high school social media talk for parents, the K-8 school talk on why failure is good for kids, or with my teen to get a book on launch day. I was making dinner and helping the tween with homework. The tween […]