Four Out of Five

The day before I turned 38, I had a fever, aches and pains, and a softball game to take my…

First Post of the Year

Happy New Year! We’re almost a full month into 2020 and I am still trying to find my bearings. I…

What is This Teaching Me?

I’ve been uninspired to write lately, partly because I have been swamped with work, single mothering, holidays, and I started…

The Waiting

The waiting is the hardest part Every day you see one more card You take it on faith, you take…

Spectacularly Ordinary

A few weeks ago, I found out that a neighbor from my childhood street (where my parents have lived for…

Handling Uncertainty

I wish someone had told me in kindergarten that the key to handling life is found in how we react…

Starting Over

I was 11 weeks into seeing this guy who I really, really liked. I loved his kids. Our kids loved…

The Recital of Life

It was my oldest child’s first piano recital and I had front row seats next to my mom. I didn’t…