Last weekend I got the first glimpse of our new normal. All the things have begun. Back-to-school nights have come and gone, fall soccer is in full . . .
As a former military family, November 11th is a special day in our home. Honoring the armistice signed by Germany and Allied troops on November 11, . . .
For months—no, years now—my hubby has been inviting us to accompany him on his business trips. I've taken advantage of a few with him sans children, . . .
Often the most negative voice in our lives is the one between our ears. But not always. A few days ago, I listened to a group of moms at a playground . . .
When I was a kid, my grandmother took me to a craft festival in Berea, Kentucky. I loved going from booth to booth and admiring all the handmade . . .
Many of you have asked me how our Tech Free project is going, so I thought I'd give you an update. Three months ago we instituted the rule of no . . .
Tomorrow morning, my family will head out for what will likely be an 8-hour road trip to visit my family in Kentucky. I haven't lived in the Bluegrass . . .
I used to be a total yes girl. Float a good idea from 20 yards away, and I'd take it up as a personal mission. Uncover a need anywhere, for any . . .
Last week, I spoke and wrote about a common obstacle to friendship: feelings of unworthiness (i.e. I'm not worthy to have a friend OR I'm not worthy . . .
On Monday, I had the honor of speaking to a local Mothers of Preschoolers group on the topic of friendship. If I had any doubts that my talking points . . .