Doing It All In Spite of Your Self

Many years ago, as a wife and mother of three young daughters, with aging parents living next door, I awoke one morning to the normal sounds of my daughters getting ready for school. Instead of getting out of bed, I uncharacteristically pulled the covers up under my chin, giving in to my desire to ignore…

This Is What Self Care Looks Like Today

I’m not celebrating our “Great America” today. I’m not setting eyes on any parade.