The Mess of Mediocrity

The Mess of Mediocrity

Mediocrity is messy. I live in it, I know. It messes with your mind. It messes with your perspective. It messes with your heart. It messes with your faith. It messes with your dreams. It messes with everything. I’ve spent my life striving to get out of this mess, but it seems I land right […]

Stop Telling Me, “Just You Wait!”

Stop Telling Me, Just You Wait!

My 12-year old daughter and I are very close. She is precious and innocent and truly a light in this world. She is honest, and respectful, and committed to her grades and her love for being on the swim team. She is as adorable as she is goofy in all the fun ways, and she […]

Moms, How ya doin’ with those Summer Workbooks?

Summer's Grace For Moms

The one thing I used to fret over, was the deterioration of my kids’ brains over the summer.  I worried that all the academic information that infiltrated their little minds would be long gone by the time school started up again.  I would prepare for the summer by going to the store to buy the […]