Who pressed the Pause Button?

We call 2019 - "The Year of the Kite"... It taught us to live with greater trust & abandon. To be honest, it felt more like being one of those Suzy-Stretch dolls from the '90's! "Well, 2020 may be the Year of the Tornado", I joke.  Our routines and plans swept off the calendar in… Continue reading Who pressed the Pause Button?

Let the kite flying begin

It feels like coming home as I write this to you. It’s been a season that has required more of me, with less opportunity to share words and thoughts in this space. It’s stormy out tonight, but with a warm summer rain and very gentle rolling thunder. The kids and I curled up on a… Continue reading Let the kite flying begin

Let’s be real… about Parenting

The scene that unfolded, wrapped around my heart and squeezed tight.  Twice the bubbly, young girl attempted the speak out "enough!" with her hand motions, but her request was denied.  Screen time with a device, over face time with her, won on that lunch date with mom.  Ouch. Conviction washed over me like a salty… Continue reading Let’s be real… about Parenting