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Free-falling – LITERALLY

I just love summer.  Winters, despite how mild this one even is, leave me craving summer.  My summer memories are plenty and include two of my most favorite…

Counting Your Blessings

Many people have used social media, and the month of November, to remind themselves (and each other) about things they are thankful for.  Personally, I love the “challenge” and…

Watching Your Children Live it Out

A few weeks ago my daughter came home complaining about some scratches on her arm.  I inquired about how they arrived there.  She told me that another little…

Brutal Honesty

Bear with me as I expose some very hard, honest truths about myself.  To some, these may expose myself to be weak or very foolish to publish to…

Parenthood – we should take a moment remembering what it was like being a kid

Oh how quickly we forget the corrections we lived through as children.  This past year of school my son would come home and have sub-par day(s), leaving my…

Leaning In… or Not

A few years ago I had coffee with a colleague.  I was wanting to find a new job, a better fit, and wanted to reach out to her…

Impressions on Our Children

I’ve been thinking a tremendous amount about how we influence our children.  The thoughts are coming partially because someone near and dear to me posted on Facebook about how…

A Dose of Perspective on Parenting

My son is playing basketball this year. Correction…  My son is on a basketball team and LEARNING how to play basketball. I think most would say to play…

Living with Hurts

Have you ever taken a long, hard look at yourself or your past?  Have you ever uncovered stones in your life or the lives around you?  In the process,…