To Love Life

I believe to truly love your life one needs to take the good, bad, and everything in between. Appreciate it, learn from it, and know that...

The Second Child

Four years ago when our son was about seven it was decided that we would get him a dog. We named her Noepe (Wampanoag word for...

Scone Sunday

A foggy Sunday in Denver. Can't say it never happens, but since I have lived here it rarely does. This morning felt like I was back home...

Motherhood Musings

If you asked me twelve years ago what it is like to be a mother, I wouldn't have had an answer for you. Granted my life partner and I...

Four legged love

I write this post as I sit here watching my sweet, opinionated, teen age puppy dog sleep. Most people I know (including me) would rather...

The bully inside

My son had an experience last night at lacrosse practice where some of the older kids on his team were bullying him. We had a long...

What is a smile?

Today I had to speak with my phone carrier to solve a problem. This was the second call within a three-day period, so I had a bit of an...

Leap of Faith

How do you get the life that you want? A few years ago I thought about that question often. However, it was not in the proactive sense....