To the teenage girl who wants to date my son….

To the girl who wants to date my teenage son, The inevitable has finally happened; my son wants to date. Wait, wasn’t it just yesterday that I celebrated my son’s 3rd birthday… complete with a cupcake to the face and streamers? Didn’t we just take his first day of middle-school picture off the fridge? But… Continue reading To the teenage girl who wants to date my son….

Where’s your hope?

Our community lost another friend today.  To cancer.  We've said goodbye to two friends in less than 6 days here in my community.  One to a tragic wreck, leaving behind 3 children and family and another to cancer....leaving behind 3 children, a husband and family.  I read in our community paper that there was a… Continue reading Where’s your hope?

When being vulnerable hurts

Ever have one of those "did I just say that out loud?" moments?  What am I thinking, we have ALL had one of those moments, right?  Those moments when you share something that was maybe really personal for you...or maybe it wasn't some deep secret desire...but you said something that left you little vulnerable to… Continue reading When being vulnerable hurts