The Creation of Mothers

May 6, 2016 0

(Although I would never presume to know the mind of God, this is how I like to think it happened…) When the Great Plan of Life was still in the blueprint phase, God sat down […]

Competition is Good

April 25, 2016 0

Not long ago, my daughter brought her boyfriend for game night. Yes, we have game night in our house. It involves sitting around the kitchen table and participating in any number of games: Cataan, Monopoly, […]

Stuff I Believe

April 14, 2016 0

I believe that one size does not fit all I believe that birthday cake has no calories IF it’s eaten on your birthday. I believe that there is no ONE way to do anything I […]

Work-Life Balance and I are Done

April 14, 2016 0

I tried this Work/Life Balance thing once. I heard I should really try to achieve it and felt kind of bad that I hadn’t. Life Coaches were preaching its merits, telling me I would be […]

You Can be Comfortable or Successful

April 13, 2016 0

Insecurity. That quiet drumbeat in your spirit. That persistent pulse in the back of your mind. That thing that keeps you from feeling comfortable. The voice that says: “Did I do enough?” “Could this have […]

Silence of the Dolls: a horror story

April 9, 2016 0

(Note: I was eating lunch in a restaurant a couple days ago (because that’s what I do) when I wandered into the adjacent gift shop (because that’s what I do) and happened upon the oddest […]

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