I am constantly amazed by all the great mother's in my life. My own mother, of course, (she's the best woman I know) but also all the other mothers I know and respect: my mother-in-law, my sister and sister-in-law, and my friends who are mothers. The way they love, sacrifice, endure, teach, listen, give, and all the countless other little day-to-day things that I can't even imagine in this stage of my life. The only day-to-day maternal practice I get these days is on my ca
We all go through seasons in our life that help define us, for better or worse. I tend to be more introspective when it's cloudy and rainy and as I write this, it's raining outside, so I'm reflecting on some of the more recent changes in my life. In fact, I am in the midst of a season marked with lots of change: housing, job, career-building change which leaves me reminiscent and a little nostalgic for less tumultuous times.
I am terrible with change. Something as minu