You’re a Good Mom

You’re a Good Mom

This is not going to be one of those feel-good Mother’s Day posts. You know the ones: they read like a Hallmark card and bring tears to your eyes as you wish what it said was true, and not just written to make you feel good. But I do want to tell you something...
Some thoughts on Worthiness

Some thoughts on Worthiness

I was thinking about that TED Talk I recommended on Monday, the one about the fear of fat. We are fighting against an underlying assumption of our society, one that is drummed into our subconscious mind from the time we understand language. Fat is bad. Thin is good....
LGR: How I do it

LGR: How I do it

Every week, I will share a “Let’s Get Real (LGR)” post that focuses on an area where I feel overwhelmed or feel like I’m failing. You can look forward to pictures of my messy house, or confessions of bad parenting. The idea behind LGR is to...
Rules: Some Thoughts

Rules: Some Thoughts

I am the oldest child in my family of origin, and so it probably won’t surprise you that I am a rule follower. I obey signs, read everything before I sign it and follow traffic laws (Well, I speed, but only to keep up with traffic. You know.). I’m polite...