Selling Yourself Short?

Almost three years ago to the day, I asked my son what I should do for Day 5 of a 100 day creative challenge. He said, β€œDraw sheep.” I cringed because I always believed myself to have had zero skill at drawing. But, as a mom, I aim to please and be a good role … Continue reading Selling Yourself Short?

Houses Aren’t Showplaces. They Are Workshops.

I'm a big fan of a clean house. Especially when it's my own. But sometimes having a clean house is out of reach. Like when...I still haven't recovered from the 7-year-old birthday party at the house last weekend...or our living room is a staging area for the garage sale on Saturday...or, frankly, we just can't … Continue reading Houses Aren’t Showplaces. They Are Workshops.

Worried That You Worry Too Much? You’re So Human!

I remember a time when random worries only drifted into my mind when I was idle. It was usually the big stuff like who I would marry or my perfect career path. I'd go for a run, watch a movie, or phone a friend and the worry would dissipate. Until I had a baby seven … Continue reading Worried That You Worry Too Much? You’re So Human!