Mixed Emotions

Another Father's Day is upon us and Facebook is flooded with well wishes, and the grieving.  Profile pictures are being changed all through my network to, dads and kids. I'm not judging this tradition, I did it myself; every year on Father's Day I changed my profile picture to 2 year old, pudgy faced me; hugging my … Continue reading Mixed Emotions

Family

I have met many brave people in my lifetime, but some really shine and have impacted my ability to be brave myself.  The first time I knew I was in the presence of the naturally brave, she was only 10; when she took a chance and let me into her life.  She could have made … Continue reading Family

What Are You Bringing to the Dinner Table?

In three days my veggie eatin' daughter will be home.  I am so excited to see her and feed her good food.  She is a vegetarian, so there will be cheese in the house, and compromises to be made.  Food is such an important part of a families time together. The dinner table is where … Continue reading What Are You Bringing to the Dinner Table?