• Faith,  Therapeutic Parenting

    Gratitude & Grace

    Passing decades and the stressors of life are a mirror.  They reveal who we really are. 2020 was such a challenging year, and probably felt like an entire decade for many of us! For me, it was a mirror year.…

  • Books,  Courage,  Therapeutic Parenting

    Monkey Business

    One of the benefits of driving several states away to visit Mossy every month, is that I’m now listening to so many amazing audio books.  This month, I didn’t plan ahead very well, so I found myself standing in front…

  • Courage,  Therapeutic Parenting

    Unforgotten

    Step into the room with me.  There are cushioned chairs set out in a U-shape, with a few “TV dinner style” tables set in front of them.  You’ll see elderly Kathy scowling, a young 20-something Mark smiling with his bongo…

  • Faith,  Therapeutic Parenting

    Imprinting

    There’s a 100 foot stretch of road in our neighborhood that doesn’t have houses.  On one side, there’s a rustic wooden fence lined with wild flowers.  The other side is a steep hill covered in overgrown grass, delicate Queen Anne’s…