Monthly Archives: July 2011

Shed a Little Light

I attended the funeral of a woman today whom I did not know very well personally. We’d met several times at networking functions, and I was instantly impressed by her warm presence and ability to really look someone in the eye. She was a pillar of the community and a dear friend to many ofRead More

All dogs go to…

2007: The day we brought Brady (left) home from the shelter to be a friend to Morgan (right). “Where’s Brady?” It’s a question I dread having to answer. What do I say? How do I tell my two year old one of her “puppies” got ran over? Do I just tell her the truth? DoRead More

New Mom No-Nos: Things Not to Say to or Ask a New Mom

See? I told you she was cute! Ten weeks ago I gave birth to a delightful baby girl named Erica June. Double motherhood is exhausting, but she’s totally worth it. I’m not sure if I didn’t notice it as much the first time around, or if I was even more sleep deprived than I am thisRead More