The Dark Side of Motherhood

Mothering Through the Darkness

I remember vividly, those long dark nights and empty days of life as a first time mom. I remember the tears, the fear, and the constant anxiety that welled up over and over again, as I tried to care for my baby. I remember the countless days with no end in sight…and the terrifying nights […]

Think Thankful… We Can Do That.

Think Thankful...We Can Surely Do That

I jolt awake, look at the clock and realize I pressed snooze too many times. I still have enough time to make this morning run smoothly. I can do this. We have our routine down to the minute over here. Seriously- down to the minute. Pulling my heavy aching body out of bed to meander […]

The Generational Gap is Gone

The Generational Gap is Gone

When I was growing up back in the 70’s and 80’s, I didn’t have any personal relationships with adults. Back then, adults and children seemed to live in two different realms. There was a perpetual solid boundary line that conveyed the message of separation. Parents remained behind the barriers of their own kid-free areas, while […]