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?

What are you training for?

Chances are, that's a tough question to immediately answer for most of us... in fact, I bet if I asked you that question, it might really throw you off guard. The truth is, most of us are waiting to be put in the game before we have even logged any time in the training room.… Continue reading What are you training for?

One thing you MUST know about “meantimes”

Sometimes it's hard when a door of opportunity shuts unexpectedly, or at least in a way we didn't didn't see coming. Sometimes the sound of the door can even hurt or sting for some time. Some of us may sit and stare at the door for too long, hoping it opens again. Others may spend precious… Continue reading One thing you MUST know about “meantimes”

I’d choose Spanx over THAT….

Instead of.... instead of feeling like I've shaved off part of me to fit into that hole.  You know the hole I'm talking about.... look around you...they are everywhere. Maybe you're back to school and you're trying to find your tribe... your group... your posse to hang with.  Maybe your a mom and you're looking… Continue reading I’d choose Spanx over THAT….