Handle with Care 2019

I have spent the majority of the afternoon updating card after card, site after site with my new address. Who said moving was easy? Or at the very least, entertaining? If we talk about how life is full of balance – good with the bad, then 2019 was yet another year that reinforced how the…

Thank you, 2018.

The jingling of board game pieces floats in and out of ear shot. My niece and nephews are crowded under a blanket, watching Youtube. My brother-in-law pushing away a toy stroller. My sister has the word “hope” spelled out on a dining hutch. It stares at me. Four white, block letters stand at attention. My…

“When You Say Nothing At All”

I have to be up in a few hours. It’s more than likely the reason I can’t sleep. I thought at first it was because I’ve had a gnarly head cold the past couple of days. Or it’s because tomorrow I snuggle my babies off before school. But the truth is, I simply have too…

Day 1 – You Are Not For Everyone

Thought I’d lead off 2018 with an optimistic headline. You are not for everyone. Sounds negative, but reality sometimes feels like that. When I first got into my career, I never really gave the opinions of others much thought. Not to say I didn’t care. The opposite, in fact. I cared a lot. But I hadn’t…