We had a power outage last night and Maura handled it as expected

somehow, we survived….barely…

Read More

We were the parents picking and choosing what health services we could afford for our daughter

Jimmy Kimmel’s monologue about his son’s birth and discovery of a heart defect is making the rounds. I won’t lie – I’ve never wanted to hug a celebrity more than I did watching his video. I’m so glad everything is going well so far, and praying it will continue to go well. Near the end…

Read More

A conversation about stuffed raccoons with my teen girl

First – did you know that the plural of raccoon isn’t raccoons? Or maybe spell check just never expected there to be more than one raccoon per sentence. Who knows?  (ETA – spell check keeps red underlining “raccoons” even though raccoons is the correct spelling. I know, I googled it.) But I’m currently reading “Furiously…

Read More