On May 18, 2017 my lifeline to music suddenly……tragically…..unbelievably died. Chris Cornell hung himself and the next morning as I sat in front of the television in shock, tears streamed down my cheeks and I felt as though I was going to pass out. For over 20 years his music had narrated my life through […]
How many times in life have I said it? How many times have I heard it? A bazillion. Life hurts…..it hurts when you don’t feel good enough, when you feel like you’ve failed, when you know you’ve over-reacted yet you can’t swallow your pride enough to apologize (in other words, to be an adult). It […]
Today is International Women’s Day – a day to celebrate the power, accomplishment, and awesomeness of all things female. I reflect on the generations of women that came before and those that will follow and wonder, how far have we come? Hearing stories of those few rebellious women in my family who dared to stand […]
Being honest does not mean that we yell, that we degrade or humiliate – it means that as adults we learn to support, to give appropriate feedback, and to empower our children and one another.
Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton