Let Them Fly…


This past spring was our school talent show.  My daughter had been persistent in her desire to perform in it since last year.  I declined her request the first year because I honestly thought I could never allow her to risk experiencing the trauma of failing in front of her entire school.  Can you imagine […]

Mommy Incidentals Part 2

Reminders arise in our mother-lives, haunting us or exciting us about a moment in history when we triumphed or failed.  I am constantly reminded of this little guy wiping his butt every. single. day.  We continue to have victories and failures over it, although he is now 8.  But just yesterday- he didn’t ask for […]