Happy Birthday J: On Grace, and Dancing.

Happy Birthday J: On Grace, and Dancing.

Dearest J, my firstborn, my first girl. It’s your birthday tonight, and I’ve got some words to say to you. Truth be told, I’m feeling a little overwhelmed these days … truth be told, I’m a lot overwhelmed . Our life just keeps on happening in trickle down ways on...
Parenting Idols

Parenting Idols

(I wrote this a few weeks ago … just now linking up here because I want you to hear me.)  PARENTING IDOLS I have a confession to make. I made an idol of my children. More accurately, the idea of my children, and my expectations of who they would be. I...