March Reads

March was a bit of an exciting, but wild ride for the family. We were able to do something we have been wanting to do for years, which is to visit New York City and we were able to make it happen the week after my son's Spring Break from school. I was born in … Continue reading March Reads


Dogged in the Year of the Dog

I like making declarations for the new year. I feel like it centers and gives me focus and direction for the year ahead. These themed confessions I take part in each year haven’t required planning or plotting— they just are. The same way I wake up and know I have brown eyes, one December morning … Continue reading Dogged in the Year of the Dog

How to Love When Thy Neighbor is Thy Enemy

"Love Thy Neighbor..." (CC BY-NC 2.0) by Orignaux Moose The holiday season is upon us, and for many, it has been a rough transition amid the post election day air. Tensions are high and yet the season is calling to us that "it is better to give than to receive" and "to love your neighbor as you love yourself."  How do we navigate … Continue reading How to Love When Thy Neighbor is Thy Enemy