Category: life

Building Your Village

I read an article the other day that resonated with my very core. It is about how this mom misses the village that used to be so common for mothers of young children. I have felt the weight of mothering by myself and wishing that…

Being the Okayest

I don’t know if I have ever received a better compliment than being told I am a good mom. Sure, having people comment on my beauty, my brains, my talents is all wonderful but there is something that happens in my heart when people tell…

Happy Earth Day!

Earth Day BY JANE YOLEN I am the Earth And the Earth is me. Each blade of grass, Each honey tree, Each bit of mud, And stick and stone Is blood and muscle, Skin and bone. And just as I Need every bit Of me…