Moments ago I sat in the orthodontist’s office. My oldest son was getting his braces off. His braces came off easily. “Do
The other day I took both boys to the orthodontist. Kyle usually drives himself, but his car was in the shop. I
FADE IN: Flight from Munich, Germany to Chicago, Illinois I noticed my phone was almost dead and my adapter was gone. Dave
We started yesterday at 7pm, and aside from a short sleep break, we’ve been Questing at the Questival ever since. In this
[Trigger Warning: authority abuse, brief mention of sexual abuse] I specifically chose not to include the more profound abuse I have experienced.
I meant to post this post last night and really I have been meaning to post this for days. The world keeps
Please do not take it personally. First, and foremost, I LOVE people and my relationships with them. Through years of practice, I
I love traveling. I push my kids to travel. In fact, Kyle has eagerly anticipated our summer travel. “Mom, I could be
Salt Lake City, Utah, Monday afternoon, July 10: I sat in my doctor’s office. After waiting for more than an hour, he
A little over ten years ago I blogged daily. With an an average of 20,000 daily readers, I was on my way
I had no idea. Sure, I kind of knew I was depressed. I just thought it was my typical Seasonal Affected Disorder.
A friend recently suggested I listen to Brené Brown’s talk entitled, “The Anatomy of Trust.” I was like, “Who is Brené
[Be warned: Not only did we cover a lot of physical territory on our return flight, my words here are all over the
Yes. I have photographic evidence of said waffle. I made it this morning. Each Sunday morning, for our family breakfast, I follow
Preface. I wrote this post last night. I told Dave that I would not post it online, and would keep it with
One idea. One moment. One thought. One place to start. Before my life is over I want to make sure I do