The Making of a Mother (How to Overcome Failure)

| June 16, 2011

Excellent thoughts on motherhood over at Raising Homemakers: In fact, I am prone to wake up in the middle of the night only to start rehearsing all the ways I’m letting my kids down, all the inadequacies and deficiencies, what I’m not giving them, and on and on. Until one night around 3am, as I [...]

No Air Conditioning: In Which I Remember How Much I Love Alaska

| June 3, 2011

I’ll be honest. I’m a wimp when it comes to the heat. I grew up in Alaska where the spiders are skinny and anemic little guys, snakes do not exist and the summers are beautifully reasonable and worth the wait of the long winter. Sigh. I sure miss that place.  Now that we live in the [...]

Quick Update

| June 3, 2011

I hope you are all enjoying a lovely summer! I apologize for the lack of new content here lately.  Life has been extra busy- due in part to finishing up an exciting project to be announced in a few months!  (Can’t say more just yet, but I can’t wait to share it with you all!) [...]