Check me out on Scary Mommy today! – Confessions of a Worrying Mother

You can read this post over on Scary Mommy! *This post appeared on Scary Mommy Sept. 10, 2015 Growing up, I went to Catholic school, dutifully and regularly going to confession wherein we admitted our wrong-doings to the priest. I’ll Read More …

Do you ask for what you need? Have you devalued your self worth?

Over the weekend, I was mid-pour on a glass of Cabernet when our cat Lloyd jumped up on the counter and rubbed his face against my hand, causing me to spill wine all over said counter (he may have just Read More …

Is taking care of yourself your last priority?

So, we’re adults. Or at least that’s what we call ourselves (I sometimes need to remind my husband). Most of us have careers, and many of us are parents. We’re busy taking care of everyone and everything…else. Is taking care Read More …

How do you find your purpose?

I’ve grappled with the concept or idea of a larger purpose for most of my adult life. What am I here for? What is my calling? What is my life’s purpose and how will I know if I got it Read More …

I Can’t Breathe – Compassion, Empathy and Human Kindness

I’ve stayed largely silent with regard to what has been going on in Ferguson the last few months, the I Can’t Breathe campaign, and the current protests taking place all over the nation, mainly because this is predominately a humor Read More …