I feel a strange sense of reflection this year as my sweet baby girl turns two years old this month. I feel grateful and hopeful. I feel surprised by how vivid the emotions of all that has happened over the past two years still remain. Am I healed? Yes! Praise the...read more
“I feel like I am having a breakdown and I don’t know what to do. I’m feeling like a total failure in motherhood and in life and it’s all coming to a head. And I can’t stop weeping…”read more
We have so much to gain by pursuing relationships and building friendships with people who are different than us.read more
I am not super mom. I do not have any stronger resilience or power than any other mom. I am the mom who let her son get hit by a truck.read more
Here’s an idea: if you see a mom who is struggling in public, instead of gawking is horror, help. Help her, for goodness sake!
What grieves my heart is what I have seen and heard time and time again by people responding to the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile (and all those proceeding) – “I am withholding my judgment until I hear the facts”.read more