Choices, Choices

Peering over my glasses as I ponder my choices   Okay, so maybe this isn’t the proper forum to be weighing pros and cons of volunteer opportunities. So far I’ve shadowed two [...]

2014-10-29T17:18:37+00:00October 29th, 2014|17 Comments

Get Out and Vote

[voterinfotool] For those who do not receive NAMI's Advocacy Update, here is their email dated 10/27/14 verbatim (just copied and pasted) just in time for the US elections, the Affordable Care Act's [...]

2014-10-28T14:30:49+00:00October 28th, 2014|6 Comments

Sick with a Bug

Thursday afternoon my son threw up when we went to visit the allergist. Since then the whole family (all three of us) have been sick. I've been too headachy and nauseated to do [...]

2014-10-25T11:34:46+00:00October 25th, 2014|31 Comments

When prejudice isn’t real

We must be careful not to assume the worst, not to project our own fears and insecurities onto others. Read this thoughtful blog post from Laura Droege about her experience miscontruing another mother's [...]

2014-10-20T08:32:49+00:00October 20th, 2014|7 Comments