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There’s a lot of talk of rape and sexual assault in my Facebook feed thanks to the fact that we still have to explain what rape and sexual assault is to some people. You know who I’m talking about. As a woman, I am concerned. As a mom to sons, I have done my best…

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And now, a guest post from my sister, who’s not sorry

(While we parental units were in Ireland, my sister came out to hold down the fort and keep people alive…and she has some words to say to those who thought this was a bad idea…) Sorry, I’m not sorry….. But I just want to take a minute to apologize for not understanding that when I…

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The seasons that don’t change

As I stretched across the bed to catch the corner of the mattress with the fitted sheet, a thought slipped through my brain – “I’m going to be doing this forever.” I was changing the sheets on Maura’s bed. With the older three kids, I’ve watched them grow more independent each year, more able, more…

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