How (definitely) Not to Parent

So... My awesome son, Charles and I went out for Ice Cream today. How sweet. (we had a gift certificate, so it cost us all of eight cents --I am not exaggerating... eight. cents.-- ... here's my official public anonymous thank you to the wonderful person who gave that to us.) As we walk away … Continue reading How (definitely) Not to Parent


Especially When it Doesn’t Seem That Way

I've been reflecting lately... a lot. (I'm currently between jobs... too much time for reflection, if you know what I mean.) Many of the people that I am in regular contact with right now are going through harder times than they ever have. Some are fighting cancer... and not always winning. A disproportionate number of … Continue reading Especially When it Doesn’t Seem That Way