mistakes

For some reason, in my insecurities as a parent when my kids were little, I felt a need to create wise-sounding sound bites to share with my offspring.  I am pretty certain at times, I sounded more like Yoda than a southern woman should, but I was doing the best I could at the time. …

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Children

It has been warm in our neck of the woods. In an attempt to allow some cooler air into the house without spending a zillion dollars for more air conditioning, we have been leaving our front and back doors open for about an hour a day. As we were getting ready for bed the other…

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Another

When COVID hit and the quarantine began, I thought our son, Josiah, could not be more pleased.  Not about people getting sick from the virus, nor the tragic loss of life, of course. I thought he would be thrilled by the decrease in homework, an increase in free time for videogames, and limitations on social…

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