Silver and Gold

Navigating the onset of puberty with your child is hard; if you have a girl - twice as hard. I won't get into every detail of what basically boils down unpredicatable emotional behavior, irrational reasoning and obvious physical growing pains. Flip on your television any time of the day and you will find all that…

Life by Design

I have been riding on the coattails of some really negative energy since the beginning of this semester of school, and it is getting me nowhere. Last semester which ended two days before Christmas only led me into the holidays in a tizzy. I was unprepared, not up for festivities and least of all constant…

Reflect, Pray and Hope

With precious cargo on board, yesterday's snow made driving 6 miles home from a doctor's visit a time to reflect, pray and hope for my future. As dramatic as it sounds, I realized how quickly life could change at the hands of a car accident, big or small. Small, it would have created a chaotic…