Try and Try Again – 10 Tips for Moms who Make Mistakes During Quarantine

As a mom, I frequently feel like I have failed.  Another day rolls around, only to make the same mistakes again.  Sometimes I wish I could focus on one problem at a time, get better, then move on to something greater.  But instead of the space to succeed, we mothers often times feel ARE bombarded. … More Try and Try Again – 10 Tips for Moms who Make Mistakes During Quarantine

Freeze Time

I wish I could freeze time. My kids often debate about what superpower is coolest- flying, transporting, strength. Me? I wish I was that girl Evie from the 80’s show “Out of this World” and just put my fingers together to stop the clock from running, then clap when I want it to start again. … More Freeze Time

God Melted my Anger

Have you ever felt seething frustration that you can’t seem to shake?  Or do you know that you love others and that you and yours are in God’s hands but there are poignant moments when you can’t seem to act like it or feel that trust?  It can be incredibly devastating to a daughter or … More God Melted my Anger

Is Everything the Will of God? -part 2 (a slight pause for humility)

Serendipitously, yesterday morning, I was able to go to Mass.  Since I had begun writing about the various challenges to the concept of accepting everything as coming from the Will of God, it was on my mind.  My buoyant spirit upon embarking this endeavor was slightly checked by a memory of the end of the … More Is Everything the Will of God? -part 2 (a slight pause for humility)