Trick or treat?

Everyone I knew thought my house was going to get egged. And frankly, I started to think so, too. I didn’t know if the kids on Halloween would consider my offering a trick or a treat. Upon [...]

Feeling the burn

“Stop touching me! Leave me alone!” “YOU stop, you big dummy!” “No, you stop. You started it!” Like most moms, I lose my cool when an argument breaks out in my [...]

Keep calm and…

I finally had a rare quiet moment.  As I sat at my desk, a thought crossed my mind: “Right in this moment I have a choice. Do I choose to check some things off my list OR do I grab my two [...]