Must Be Nice

After a polite greeting, the young woman at the garage sale pointed out my three boys with delight. “I've got an entire rack of name brand boy's clothes!” she cheered. My boys pretended not to hear her. I wanted to do the same. “The sweatshirts are only $20! That's less than half the price I … Continue reading Must Be Nice

Beware the Barrenness of a Busy Life

The closest feeling to drowning without the presence of water is taking care of yourself, your spouse, your home, and your small children without the presence of others offering kindness or guidance or support. I remember the first time I thought I might drown. I had three children in diapers and the two being homeschooled. … Continue reading Beware the Barrenness of a Busy Life