• What will your kids say?

    by  • July 24, 2012

    The last week has been an emotional one in Colorado. With the eyes of the world on a suburb that is just miles from our house, it’s impossible not to think about how to explain such darkness to your children.  We don’t keep the news on at our house and, with it being summer...

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    Perfect balance – for a minute

    by  • July 10, 2012

    Anyone who knows me well will tell you that it takes a lot to rattle me. I like to think it’s a personality trait I inherited from my parents, who always seem even-keeled in the face of what could be stressful. Even so, it’s virtually impossible to avoid or control all of the things...

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    The new normal…

    by  • June 20, 2012

    I am not a huge a fan of predictability. I find comfort in diverting from the well-traveled path. When we got married, we decided in May that we should go on vacation in June. At some point, that vacation was defined as, “go somewhere on our own to tie the knot.” While my husband...

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