Three years sober and feathering the empty nest

Steady steps toward our college goals 

My son, The Boy, and I began the summer with lofty goals. Some of our plans have been successful, and others disappeared from our schedules as we established a new routine.   

Thank you to my stay-at-home partner

As a working mother juggling multiple responsibilities, I often find myself reflecting on the incredible support and love I receive from my stay-at-home partner, Kevin.

Parental anxiety may be good for me

The day Arden and I were stuck inside the house, I watched as the smoke got progressively worse. I had plans to take him for a walk, push him in his new swing, finish planting the garden